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Queensbury in Warren County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Half Way Brook

 
 
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 27, 2012
1. Half Way Brook Marker
Inscription.  Midway between Fort Edward and Fort George. On this site about 1755 stood a blockhouse enclosed by a stockade.
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesWar, French and Indian.
 
Location. 43° 19.567′ N, 73° 39.85′ W. Marker is in Queensbury, New York, in Warren County. Marker is on Upper Glen Street (U.S. 9), on the right when traveling north. Marker is on east side of Route 9 across the street from the Price Chopper Super Market. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Queensbury NY 12804, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Half Way Brook (approx. ¼ mile away); Peace and Victory Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Korean War Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Global War on Terrorism (approx. 0.4 miles away); Henry Crandall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Old Quaker Burying Ground
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
2. Half Way Brook Marker
(approx. 0.7 miles away); Wing Memorial (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Queensbury.
 
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
3. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker from the north.
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
4. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker from the south looking across Half Way Brook.
Half Way Brook Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Farrell, April 27, 2009
5. Half Way Brook Marker
View of marker looking across Route 9 from in front of Price Chopper.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. This page has been viewed 1,071 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 29, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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