Columbia Center in Herkimer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
On route of scout Adam F.
Helmer's famous run to warn
settlers of German Flatts of
approach of Brant's Indians
September 17, 1778
Erected 1938 by State Education Department.
Location. 42° 55.957′ N, 75° 2.219′ W. Marker is in Columbia Center, New York, in Herkimer County. Marker is at the intersection of Jordanville Road (County Route 18) and McKoons Road (County Route 101), on the right when traveling east on Jordanville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ilion NY 13357, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Masonic Lodge (approx. 0.9 miles away); Brighton (approx. 4˝ miles away); Public Library (approx. 4.7 miles away); Trail of Scout (approx. 5.4 miles away); Ilon Civil War Memorial (approx. 5˝ miles away); Mohawk’s First Fire Station (approx. 5.6 miles away); Mohawk’s First Public School (approx. 5.6 miles away); F.E. Spinner Home (approx. 5.8 miles away).
Regarding Petrie’s Corners. In September
Also see . . . Attack on German Flatts. (Submitted on October 21, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 20, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on October 20, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 21, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.