Scotia in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
By Karel Hansel Toll, Who
Settled Here 1685. Broom
Farm Became an Outpost Of
Mohawk Valley Turnpike.
Erected by State Education Department.
Location. 42° 49.807′ N, 73° 58.574′ W. Marker is in Scotia, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is on Mohawk Ave. (New York State Route 5), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 511 Mohawk Ave., Schenectady NY 12302, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Robert Allen Deitcher (approx. 0.3 miles away); Enlarged Lock 23 (approx. 0.8 miles away); Enlarged Erie Canal Lock 23 (approx. 0.8 miles away); George S. Haswell III (approx. 1½ miles away); Gateway Landing (approx. 1½ miles away); Vedder Family Cemetery (approx. 1.6 miles away); Sacandaga Road (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Beukendaal Battle (approx. 1.6 miles away).
Also see . . . "Schenectady Brooms Keep the Nation’s Homes Clean:” Brooms and Broomcorn in Schenectady County. (Submitted on July 3, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 225 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 3, 2016, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.