Near Silvernails in Columbia County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Home of Hans Dings.
One of first settlers of
Gallatin, N.Y. before 1748.
Leased from Livingston
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1748.
Location. 42° 0.896′ N, 73° 41.276′ W. Marker is near Silvernails, New York, in Columbia County. Marker is at the intersection of Silvernails Road (County Route 7) and Gallatinville Road, on the left when traveling north on Silvernails Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pine Plains NY 12567, 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. Training Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Dings Cemetery (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plow Furnace (approx. 0.8 miles away); Church Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Dutchess-Columbia County Line (approx. one mile away); Historic Farm (approx. 1.1 miles Town and County Line (approx. 1.2 miles away); Mannessah Home (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Silvernails.
Credits. This page was last revised on January 29, 2021. It was originally submitted on February 16, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 233 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on January 26, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 16, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.