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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

American Revolution

 
 
American Revolution Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
1. American Revolution Marker
Inscription.
American Revolution
In early summer of 1782 a force of 250 Senecas led by Sayengaraghta and accompanied by a few British military foresters and Indian Department officers passed along Chautauqua Lake and outlet on its way to attack Hannastown, PA. This was the only known organized military activity in Chautauqua County in the Revolutionary War.
 
Erected 1990 by Chautauqua County Sons of the American Revolution & City of Jamestown.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 5.948′ N, 79° 15.179′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker can be reached from Jones and Gifford Avenue 0.1 miles north of Fairmount Avenue. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 18 Jones and Gifford Avenue, Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. De Longueuil Expedition (within shouting distance of this marker); Steamboat Landing (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Log Cabin 1810 (about 300 feet away); Celeron Expedition (about 400
American Revolution Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
2. American Revolution Marker
Marker is by the boardwalk and boat launch in the McCrea Point Riverfront Recreation Area, between the cars in this view. At the time of this posting the marker and light standards were not seen on Google maps.
feet away); Broadhead Power House (about 400 feet away); The Car Barns (approx. 0.3 miles away); West Third Street Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Jamestown Underground Railroad Tableau (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jamestown.
 
More about this marker. Marker is at McCrea Point Riverfront Recreation Area as are several others. Marker had been temporarily removed due to construction, and at the time of this posting on the HMdb, the marker is not seen on Google maps. Due to road construction and configuration, access to McCrea Point is from West 8th Street and the Fairmount Avenue bridge.
 
Also see . . .  Sayenqueraghta - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 23, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
American Revolution Marker & Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
3. American Revolution Marker & Bridge
Fairmount Avenue bridge.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 152 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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