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Spencertown in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Pratt House

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, February 16, 2020
1. Pratt House Marker
Inscription.  
Col. David Pratt 1738-1828, Revolutionary War veteran, built this house in 1777. Led petition for 1793 law clearing local land titles.
 
Erected 2017 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 445.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1777.
 
Location. 42° 19.752′ N, 73° 33.076′ W. Marker is in Spencertown, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is on New York State Route 203 0.1 miles west of Goodrich Lane, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Spencertown NY 12165, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Corner Store (approx. 0.4 miles away); Spencertown Historic District (approx. half a mile away); 1914 - Honor Roll - 1918 (approx. half a mile away); St. Peter’s Restoration (approx. half a mile away); Cpl. Frank R. Fratellenico, Jr. (approx. half a mile away); St Peter’s Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away);
Pratt House image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 16, 2020
2. Pratt House
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St. Peter’s Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Spencertown Academy (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Spencertown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on February 17, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 54 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 17, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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