Schenectady in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The King’s Highway
“We rode over a fine sandy cart road through a woods of nothing but beautiful evergreen or fir trees.”
Dankers and Sluyter 1680
Erected 1975 by Pine Bush Historic Preservation Project.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial Era • Roads & Vehicles. A significant historical year for this entry is 1680.
Location. 42° 48.016′ N, 73° 55.69′ W. Marker is in Schenectady, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is at the intersection of Albany Street and Brandywine Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Albany Street. On northeast corner of intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12304, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vale Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Historic Vale Cemetery / Founders & Builders (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Vale Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); Spanish American War Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); 12th Ward World War II Memorial (approx. ¾ mile away); Ignacy Jan PaderewskiPulaski (approx. 0.8 miles away); Nott Terrace High School (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schenectady.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 13, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 100 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on August 13, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. 3. submitted on November 7, 2019, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 4. submitted on October 26, 2020, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.