Cohoes in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
James “Buttermilk” Lansing
James "Buttermilk” Lansing
Built by Douw Fonda before
1767. One of founders of
Boght Settlement, Cohoes, N.Y.
Erected 1939 by State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1767.
Location. 42° 46.377′ N, 73° 43.239′ W. Marker is in Cohoes, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Columbia Street (New York State Route 470) and Sunset Court, on the right when traveling west on Columbia Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 381 Columbia Street, Cohoes NY 12047, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cohoes Tribute (approx. half a mile away); First Power Mill for the Manufacture of Knit Fabrics (approx. 0.9 miles away); Egberts & Bailey Mill (approx. 0.9 miles away); Misty 17 (approx. 0.9 miles away); A Park Named Craner * Cohoes Recalls a Hero (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Cohoes Mastodont The Erie Canal (approx. one mile away); Cohoes Mastodon (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cohoes.
Also see . . . The Lansings of Cohoes. (Submitted on April 10, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
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