“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

Scotia in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Pre-Columbian Cemetery

Pre-Columbian Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 8, 2019
1. Pre-Columbian Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  One-half mile north is a burial place of the mound builders, once occupants of the Mohawk Valley
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Anthropology & ArchaeologyCemeteries & Burial SitesNative Americans.
Location. 42° 51.263′ N, 74° 0.428′ W. Marker is in Scotia, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 5 and Vleck Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 5. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12302, 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. Canal Aqueduct (approx. 0.6 miles away); Plotter Kill Aqueduct (approx. 0.6 miles away); Alan Fairbanks (approx. 0.9 miles away); Site of a Tavern (approx. 1.4 miles away); Beukendaal. 1748 (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Beukendaal Battle (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sacandaga Road (approx. 1.4 miles away); Jan Mabee House (approx. 1˝ miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 109 times since then and 2 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on February 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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