Hopkinton in St. Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In Feb. 1814, British Troops
raided this village, seizing
300 barrels of flour of
U.S. Gov. and stored in barns
of Col. Hopkins near brook.
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 44° 41.412′ N, 74° 42.201′ W. Marker is in Hopkinton, New York, in St. Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 11B and County Route 49, on the left when traveling east on State Route 11B. County Road 49 is also County Road 4 at the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Nicholville NY 12965, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Road Juncture (approx. 2.2 miles away); Parishville (approx. 6.9 miles away); West Branch St. Regis River (approx. 6.9 miles away); Site Of First Bridge (approx. 7 miles away); Parish Tavern (approx. 7 miles away); First Church (approx. 8.9 miles away); Site of Log Cabin of Luke Brown (approx. 10.7 miles away); Union Church (approx. 11.4 miles away).
Categories. War of 1812 •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 323 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.