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Greenwich in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Baum Encampment

 
 
Baum Encampment Marker image. Click for full size.
June 8, 2015
1. Baum Encampment Marker
Inscription.  On August 11, 1777, German Lt. Col. Friedrich Baum and his troops camped here by two houses opposite the estate of Gen. Schuyler
 
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 220.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 43° 5.561′ N, 73° 34.182′ W. Marker is in Greenwich, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on County Route 113. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2929 County Road 113, Greenwich NY 12834, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Deridder Horse Ferry (approx. half a mile away); Town of Saratoga (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Hardy (approx. 0.6 miles away); British Army Grounded Arms (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Schuyler House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Surrender Tree (approx. 0.7 miles away); Nov. 28, 1745 (approx. 0.7 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 71 times since then and 11 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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