Erected by Clifton Park US Const Bicent.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1783.
Location. 42° 51.353′ N, 73° 53.324′ W. Marker is in Rexford, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on New York State Route 146, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1643 Route 146, Rexford, NY, Rexford NY 12148, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rexford Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Aqueduct, 1842 (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Historic Rexford Aqueduct (approx. half a mile away); Alplaus (approx. 0.6 miles away); Southard House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Country Club Acres, 1957 (approx. ¾ mile away); Family Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Yates Farm (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rexford.
Regarding Rexford House. The Erie Canal crossed the Mohawk River by means
The current "Stick Style" Victorian mansion was a result of Cyrus Rexford enlarging the former farmhouse.
A excellent contemporary view of the house (ca. 1900) is available in John Scherer's Images of America, Clifton Park, Arcadia Publishing, 1996: p. 22
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