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Near Fort Plain in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Loucks Tavern

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Loucks Tavern Marker
Inscription.  Site of first meeting place Palatine District Committee of Safety August 27, 1774
 
Erected 1928 by N.Y. State Historical marker.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Colonial Era. A significant historical date for this entry is August 27, 1774.
 
Location. 42° 57.217′ N, 74° 33.486′ W. Marker is near Fort Plain, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 10 and Stone Arabia Road, on the left when traveling south on State Route 10. Just before Stone Arabia. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Plain NY 13339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Paris (approx. ¼ mile away); Former Dutch Reformed Church (approx. ¾ mile away); Battle of Stone Arabia (approx. ¾ mile away); Stone Arabia (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stone Arabia Battlefield (approx. 1.8 miles away); Frederick Getman (approx. 2.8 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 3 miles away); John Frey (approx. 3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  An account of the meeting. (Submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
2. Loucks Tavern Marker
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
3. Loucks Tavern Marker
Looking south towards the Mohawk River.
Loucks Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
4. Loucks Tavern Marker
Looking along NY 10S towards Stone Arabia from the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 173 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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