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Hamden in Delaware County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town of Hamden

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel
1. Town of Hamden Marker
Inscription.  First settlement 1779 by David Harrower and wife, their sons, David and Dugal. These pioneers are buried near here.
 
Erected 1937 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 42° 11.234′ N, 75° 0.115′ W. Marker is in Hamden, New York, in Delaware County. Marker is on New York State Route 10, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hamden NY 13782, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hamden Covered Bridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); O & W Railroad (approx. 0.8 miles away); Hamden (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Hamden Covered Bridge (approx. 0.9 miles away); William B. Ogden (approx. 5.1 miles away); Site of Arrival (approx. 6˝ miles away); School Forest (approx. 6˝ miles away); Christ Church (approx. 6.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamden.
 
Town of Hamden Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, August 3, 2019
2. Town of Hamden Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on August 4, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 94 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 4, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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