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Saratoga Springs in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Standard Time

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
1. Standard Time Marker
Inscription.
Adopted
November 18, 1883
— —
First Conceived
By
Charles F. Dowd, Ph.D.
1825 - 1904
Educator Scholar
Saratogian

 
Location. 43° 5.002′ N, 73° 47.146′ W. Marker is in Saratoga Springs, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Church Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is in a raised planting bed beside the side walk along Church Street behind the impressive Adirondack Trust Company building which is on the corner of Broadway Ave. and Church Street. Marker is in this post office area: Saratoga Springs NY 12866, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. New York State County Highway Superintendents Association (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The 77th Regiment, New York Volunteers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Solomon Northup (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bryan Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Congress Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Columbian Spring (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lincoln Bathhouse (approx. 1.3 miles away); Hall of Springs (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saratoga Springs.
 
Also see . . .  Daylight Savings Time
Standard Time Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
2. Standard Time Marker
. Website contains a history of Standard Time. (Submitted on December 19, 2011, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.) 
 
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Standard Time Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, December 13, 2011
3. Standard Time Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 514 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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