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Near Schuylerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Coveville

 
 
Coveville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 23, 2021
1. Coveville Marker
Inscription.  By 1874, hamlet included ice house, store, stables & homes. Potatoes and ice transported on nearby Champlain Canal. Shipped to NYC via Hudson R.
 
Erected 2020 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 12.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1874.
 
Location. 43° 3.55′ N, 73° 35.706′ W. Marker is near Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 4 and Coveville Road (County Route 69), on the right when traveling north on U.S. 4. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, 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. Dovegat House (approx. ¼ mile away); The Hemlocks (approx. 1.2 miles away); General Gates Headquarters (approx. 1.4 miles away); Town of Saratoga (approx. 1.6 miles away); Colonel Morgan (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lakes to Locks Passage (approx. 1.8 miles away); Champlain Canal
Coveville Marker From Intersection image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 23, 2021
2. Coveville Marker From Intersection
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(approx. 2 miles away); Saratoga Surrender Site (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schuylerville.
 
Regarding Coveville. This sign is about all there is left of Coveville. The loop of Coveville Road on the west side of US 4 only has about 6 houses.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 24, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 24, 2021, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 24, 2021, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.

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