Colonie in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Shaker Church Family Barn
Location. 42° 44.514′ N, 73° 48.803′ W. Marker is in Colonie, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Heritage Lane (County Route 151) and Meeting House Road, on the right when traveling north on Heritage Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Meeting House Road, Albany NY 12205, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. America's First Shaker Settlement (within shouting distance of this marker); Creamery (1856) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wash House & Cannery (c.1858) (about 400 feet away); Sisters' Workshop (1840) (about 400 feet away); Shaker Heritage Society Garden (about 500 feet away); 1816 Dwelling House (about 500 feet away); Brethren's Workshop (1822) (about 500 feet away); Ministry Shop (1825) (about 600 feet away).
Also see . . .
1. Shaker Heritage Society, Albany, NY. America's First Shaker Settlement (Submitted on March 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. Watervliet Shaker Historic District in Colonie, NY. National Park Service (Submitted on March 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
3. Virtual Watervliet Buildings. Shaker Heritage Society of Albany, New York : Virtual Watervliet, Buildings, Existing Buildings Church Family, Barn (Submitted on June 14, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
1. Shaker Church Family Barn
The people of the Shaker Heritage Society inform us that, "The marker is incorrect. The barn raising took place on May 20, 1915."
— Submitted June 16, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 868 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 8. submitted on June 13, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.