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Eagle Bridge in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of British Encampment

 
 
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By Virginia McGreevy, August 14, 2012
1. Site of British Encampment Marker
Inscription.  
August 13, 1777
Col. Baum's forces camped here
 
Erected by Town of White Creek.
 
Location. 42° 57.646′ N, 73° 22.531′ W. Marker is in Eagle Bridge, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on New York State Route 22 0.2 miles from North Old State Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Eagle Bridge NY 12057, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Skirmish (approx. 0.7 miles away); Homestead of Grandma Moses (approx. 0.9 miles away); Checkered House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Battle of Bennington (approx. 2 miles away); A Log Church (approx. 2.9 miles away); Buskirk's Red Covered Bridge (approx. 2.9 miles away); Reformed Dutch Church at Tiossiook (approx. 3 miles away); Site of Home of John Wood (approx. 3.1 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Burgoyne's campaign 1777
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 15, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 26 times this year. Last updated on February 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photo   1. submitted on August 15, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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