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Near Hillsdale in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

East Gate Tollhouse

Columbia Turnpike 1799-1907

 
 
East Gate Tollhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
1. East Gate Tollhouse Marker
Inscription.  

Located on this site
Linked Columbia County
farming and industry
to Hudson River ports

 
Erected 2017 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 446.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureIndustry & CommerceMan-Made FeaturesRoads & Vehicles. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 11.06′ N, 73° 29.419′ W. Marker is near Hillsdale, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on New York State Route 23 0.2 miles west of Oxbow Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hillsdale NY 12529, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Copake-Hillsdale Line (approx. 1.6 miles away); American Revolution Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); The Veterans Memorial Garden of Hillsdale (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hillsdale Soldiers and Sailors Monument
East Gate Tollhouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
2. East Gate Tollhouse and Marker
Looking WNW
(approx. 1.8 miles away); General Henry Knox Trail (approx. 2.8 miles away in Massachusetts); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 4 miles away); Isaac Chesbrough House (approx. 4.6 miles away); Blast Furnace & Charging Deck (approx. 4.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hillsdale.
 
Also see . . .  Friends of East Gate: Our Mission. (Submitted on June 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
East Gate Tollhouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 1, 2018
3. East Gate Tollhouse
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 13, 2018. It was originally submitted on June 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 91 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 13, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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