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Stamford in Delaware County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Utsayantha Lake

 
 
Utsayantha Lake Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 12, 2007
1. Utsayantha Lake Marker
Inscription.  
Named after Indian maiden
famous in Indian legend
on trail from Schoharie To
Delaware and Susquehanna
Rivers. Headwaters of Del.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 25.572′ N, 74° 37.2′ W. Marker is in Stamford, New York, in Delaware County. Marker is on Route 10 (New York State Route 10) near Taylor Road (County Route 45) when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stamford NY 12167, 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. Herring Park (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mount Utsayantha (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of Battle (approx. 1.6 miles away); Harpersfield Toll Gate (approx. 3.1 miles away); Mill Stones (approx. 3.8 miles away); Town of Jefferson (approx. 3.8 miles away); Village Green (approx. 3.8 miles away); Town of Jefferson War Memorial (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stamford.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. The Utsayantha Legend
Utsayantha Lake image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 12, 2007
2. Utsayantha Lake
Utsayantha Lake can be seen in the background. There is an old Indian Legend associated with this lake.
relates to the site described by this Marker
 
Also see . . .  The Utsayantha Indian Legend told here. (Submitted on February 12, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Utsayantha Legend Stamford Delaware Indian Legend
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 12, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,910 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 12, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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