Saugerties in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Saugerties derived its
name from the Dutch
word “De Zaagertjes”.
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1663.
Location. 42° 5.054′ N, 73° 56.593′ W. Marker is in Saugerties, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of Malden Avenue (U.S. 9W) and Sawyer Kill, on the right when traveling north on Malden Avenue. Marker is located beside the bridge, on the east side of the highway, at the north end of the village of Saugerties, New York. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Malden Avenue, Saugerties NY 12477, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Schoonmaker Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); Kiersted House (approx. half a mile away); In Honor (approx. half a mile away); Post Tavern Site (approx. Brick Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); 1869 Lighthouse (approx. 0.9 miles away); A River Highway (approx. 1.2 miles away); Burned by the British (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Saugerties.
More about this marker. The Sawyer Kill stream enters the Hudson River about 1/2 mile west of this marker.
Also see . . . Sawyer Kill. Sawyer's Kill is a 7.0-mile-long tributary stream of the Hudson River. The stream enters the Hudson River at Seamon Park, just north of the village of Saugerties. Saugerties takes its name from the Dutch, “De Zaagertjes”, "Saugerje's Kill" or "Little Sawyer's creek". (Submitted on December 28, 2018, by Cosmos Mariner of Cape Canaveral, Florida.)
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