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

The Camp

1755-1812

 
 
The Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2019
1. The Camp Marker
Inscription.  American Armies’ camping ground on Mohawk River flats west of Glen-Sanders House
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary.
 
Location. 42° 49.408′ N, 73° 57.789′ W. Marker is in Scotia, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is at the intersection of Sanders Avenue and South Ballston Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Sanders Avenue. In the triangle formed at the intersection of Sanders, Ballston, and Riverside Avenues. 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 walking distance of this marker. In Commemoration (approx. 0.2 miles away); Abraham Glen House 1730 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mohawk Turnpike (approx. 0.2 miles away); Glen-Sanders House, 1713 (approx. ¼ mile away); Robert Allen Deitcher (approx. 0.6 miles away); Schenectady (approx. 0.7 miles away); Early Frontier (approx. 0.7 miles away); George S. Haswell III (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scotia.
 
The Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2019
2. The Camp Marker
The Camp Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2019
3. The Camp Marker
River flats image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 22, 2019
4. River flats
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 23, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 22, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 22, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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