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

Albany County

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 2, 2019
1. Albany County Marker
Inscription.  One of the original counties of the Province of New York created by law November 1, 1683. Mother of many counties.
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 26.255′ N, 74° 1.047′ W. Marker is in Westerlo, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on New York State Route 32, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. At the county line. Marker is in this post office area: Westerlo NY 12193, 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. First School (approx. 0.9 miles away); Benjamin Spees (approx. one mile away); Talmage-Atwater (approx. 1.2 miles away); Edwin L. Drake (approx. 1˝ miles away); Greenville (approx. 1˝ miles away); Grist Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Early Doctor (approx. 3.3 miles away); Early Sawmill (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
Regarding Albany County. Albany was named after the Duke of Albany (James II of England). It initially consisted of all of New York north of Duchess and Ulster Counties.
 
Also see . . .  Albany County (Wikipedia)
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By Steve Stoessel, March 2, 2019
2. Albany County
. (Submitted on March 2, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
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