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Greenwich in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

British Army Camp

 
 
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By Virginia McGreevy, August 3, 2012
1. British Army Camp Marker
Inscription. Site of British Army camp before crossing Hudson. Later occupied by General Fellows' Continentals
 
Erected 1927 by N.Y. State.
 
Location. 43° 7.059′ N, 73° 34.418′ W. Marker is in Greenwich, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Dix Bridge Rd (County Route 70) just from County Route 113, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Greenwich NY 12834, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Position of Burgoyne's Bridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Captain Furnival's Battery (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Canal System (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Marshall House (approx. half a mile away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); Stark’s Knob (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Stark (approx. 0.6 miles away); World War I and II and Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenwich.
 
Additional keywords. Burgoyne's Saratoga Campaign 1777
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 32 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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