Lake George in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Delaware & Hudson Railroad
Graphics from the Collection of James Shaughnessy
Erected by: Warren County Historical Society
Installed by: Troop #6, Boy Scouts of America, Twin Rivers Council
Erected by Warren County Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1882.
Location. 43° 25.108′ N, 73° 42.389′ Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lake George NY 12845, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Colonial Maritime Heritage (here, next to this marker); Submerged Track (a few steps from this marker); Radeau Land Tortoise (within shouting distance of this marker); Military Dock (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Hospital (about 400 feet away); Battle of Lake George (about 400 feet away); Memorial to Four Unknown Soldiers (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lake George.
More about this marker. The top of the marker features a photograph of a train at the waterfront. It has a caption of “A train prepares to depart Lake George on a summer evening in 1912 with tourists who have just enjoyed a Sunday cruise aboard the steamer Horicon. Image is from an original glass plate negative taken by Fred Thatcher.”
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,220 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on February 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.