Schenectady in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The King’s Highway
Erected 1975 by the P.B.H.P.P.
Location. 42° 46.81′ N, 73° 54.518′ W. Marker is in Schenectady, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is at the intersection of Albany Street and Kings Road, on the right when traveling east on Albany Street. Located on western corner of the “Y” intersection across the street from the cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12304, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The King's Highway (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. 0.6 miles away); Albany Path Ska-Nek-Ta-De (approx. 0.9 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); 12th Ward World War II Memorial (approx. 1½ miles away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. 1.7 miles away); Vale Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Historic Vale Cemetery / Founders & Builders (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schenectady.
Regarding The King’s Highway. A very old road started by the Dutch leading from Rensselaerville and Fort Orange
(Albany) to Schenectady. Kings Road merges into Albany Street and continues on to downtown Schenectady.
Also see . . . Highway Marker in downtown Albany. The marker at the start of the King’s Highway (Submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers •
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 48 times since then and 28 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.