Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Scajaquada Creek Bridge
War of 1812
Scajaquada Creek Bridge
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Erected 2011 by Black Rock Heritage Trail.
Location. 42° 56.239′ N, 78° 53.345′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Grant Street and the Scajaquada Expressway (New York State Route 198), on the left when traveling south on Grant Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the north end of the Grant Street bridge over Scajaquada Creek and the Scajaquada Expressway at a westbound entrance ramp for the expressway. Marker is in this post office area: Buffalo NY 14207, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within Military Road (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John's German Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); St. John's Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Jacob Smith House and Tavern (approx. 0.6 miles away); Historic Scajaquada Creek (approx. 0.6 miles away); Highlights of Buffalo History (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Pan-American Exposition (approx. 0.6 miles away); To Commemorate the Gallantry of (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
More about this marker. The figure at the top is the Buffalo History Museum. Squaw Island has been renamed Unity Island. The settlement of Black Rock became part of the City of Buffalo.
Categories. • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2018. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 524 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 19, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.