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Winans-Crippen House- 1871

 
 
Winans-Crippen House- 1871 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 30, 2019
1. Winans-Crippen House- 1871 Marker
Inscription.  On this site stood the Winans-Crippen House. Prominent local architect J. D. Stevens, who also designed the. United States Hotel and the Grand Central Hotel on Broadway, designed the freestanding wood-framed townhouse in the Second Empire style in 1871 for David Winans, a local merchant. It was subsequently owned by George Crippen, owner of a local dry goods business and later a women's dress manufacturer, Crippen & Reid. The building was a "contributing building” of the Franklin Square/West Side Historic District listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It was lost in November 2013. The graphic is from an advertisement in Saratoga County Business Directory of 1873-74
 
Location. 43° 4.899′ N, 73° 47.349′ W. Marker is in Saratoga Springs, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Franklin Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Saratoga Springs NY 12866, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Franklin Square (within shouting distance of this marker); Dublin (approx. 0.2 miles away); New York State County Highway Superintendents Association
Winans-Crippen House- 1871 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 30, 2019
2. Winans-Crippen House- 1871 Marker
Marker is behind the black car. This is the current building on the spot.
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Standard Time (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gideon Putnam Burying Grounds (approx. mile away); Solomon Northup (approx. mile away); The 77th Regiment, New York Volunteers (approx. mile away); These Gates (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saratoga Springs.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 4, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 3, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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