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

Swinburne Park

Albany 300

 

—1686 - 1986 - Still Making History —

 
Swinburne Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 21, 2018
1. Swinburne Park Marker
Inscription.

Named in memory of
Hon. John Swinburne, M.D., Mayor
of Albany 1882-84. One of four
surgeon's to found Albany Medical
College. Member of Congress.

 
Erected 1986 by Albany Tricentennial Committee.
 
Location. 42° 40.269′ N, 73° 46.734′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Clinton Avenue and Manning Boulevard, on the left when traveling south on Clinton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albany NY 12206, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of New York Central Railroad Erector Shop (approx. 0.4 miles away); "The Elms" (approx. 0.7 miles away); First Railroad (was approx. 0.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Spanish-American War Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Townsend Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); 10th Ward War Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Washington Avenue Armory (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Battle of Henry Johnson (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Also see . . .
1. John Swinburne Congressional Bio. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Swinburne Park and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 21, 2018
2. Swinburne Park and Marker

2. A Typical American, or, Incidents in the life of Dr. John Swinburne, of Albany (1888). (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 31, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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