Near Schuylerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
held this position to prevent
British retreat to north.
Erected 1927 by State of New York.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 43° 7.102′ N, 73° 35.118′ W. Marker was near Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker was at the intersection of Lakes to Locks Passage (U.S. 4) and Starks Knob Road, on the right when traveling south on Lakes to Locks Passage. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Stark’s Knob (a few steps from this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (a few steps from this marker); World War I and II and Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Marshall House (approx. half a mile away); Position of Burgoyne's Bridge (approx. half a mile away); The Canal System (approx. half a mile away); British Army Camp (approx. 0.6 miles away); Captain Furnival's Battery (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schuylerville.
Also see . . .
1. "The Battle of Saratoga" September 19, 1777. The American Revolution website. (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Saratoga 1777. A British perspective on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com (Submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on February 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 919 times since then and 27 times this year. Last updated on February 6, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.