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The Vale of Tawasentha

 
 
The Vale of Tawasentha Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 24, 2019
1. The Vale of Tawasentha Marker
Inscription.  Iroquois name for a burial ground near mouth of the Normanskill Creek.
 
Erected 1997 by Town of Guilderland.
 
Location. 42° 42.172′ N, 73° 56.276′ W. Marker is in Guilderland, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on New York State Route 146, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Altamont NY 12009, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Normanskill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Farm of Evert Bancker (approx. 0.4 miles away); Palatine Road (approx. 0.8 miles away); Guilderland Town Hall (approx. one mile away); Freeman House (approx. 1.3 miles away); French's Hollow (approx. 1.3 miles away); Glass Works (approx. 1.3 miles away); House Built 1802 (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Guilderland.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesNative AmericansWaterways & Vessels
 
The Vale of Tawasentha image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 24, 2019
2. The Vale of Tawasentha
Another view of the Normanskill entering the vale
The Vale of Tawasentha image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 24, 2019
3. The Vale of Tawasentha
Picture of Normanskill from bridge
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 21, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 116 times since then and 9 times this year. Last updated on November 20, 2019, by John Ginder of Glenmont, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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