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Broadalbin in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Kennyetto Creek

 
 
Kennyetto Creek Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Kennyetto Creek Marker
Inscription.  Named by the Mohawk Indians "snake trying to swallow it's tail." Valuable water source for early Broadabin
 
Erected by Broadalbin Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 43° 3.505′ N, 74° 11.736′ W. Marker is in Broadalbin, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is on Bridge Street south of Main Street, on the left when traveling north. Marker is beside the bridge 100 ft south of triangular intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Broadalbin NY 12025, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Honor/Dedicated/Gratitude (within shouting distance of this marker); 1879 Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); Broadalbin World War Two Memorial (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Hall (about 400 feet away); In Honor (about 400 feet away); Hotel Broadalbin (approx. 0.2 miles away); Broadalbin Methodist Episcopal Church
Kennyetto Creek image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
2. Kennyetto Creek
West from the bridge
(approx. ¼ mile away); Home of Robert W. Chambers (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Broadalbin.
 
Regarding Kennyetto Creek. As it happens, the source of creek is less than three miles from its mouth on the Sacandaga, and very twisty in its course.
 
Also see . . .  History of Broadalbin. (Submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Kennyetto Creek image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
3. Kennyetto Creek
View to the east from the bridge
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 187 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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