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Menands in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Historic Albany Rural Cemetery

Est. 1841

 
 
Historic Albany Rural Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
1. Historic Albany Rural Cemetery Marker
Inscription.  
Burial site of Pres. Arthur,
governors, statesmen
and private citizens.
Noted for its natural beauty,
sculptures & architecture.

 
Erected 1982 by Cemetery Association & Hist Soc. Town of Colonie.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Cemeteries & Burial Sites.
 
Location. 42° 41.909′ N, 73° 44.298′ W. Marker is in Menands, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Menand Road (New York State Route 378) and Van Rensselaer Blvd, on the right when traveling west on Menand Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Albany NY 12204, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chester Alan Arthur (approx. 0.7 miles away); Saint Agnes Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Loudonville (approx. 0.9 miles away); Historic Loudonville (approx. one mile away); The Erie Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail
Marker in Menands image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
2. Marker in Menands
(approx. 1.7 miles away); Historic Newtonville (approx. 1.9 miles away); Burden Iron Works (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Albany Rural Cemetery website. (Submitted on November 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Grave of President Chester A. Arthur image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
3. Grave of President Chester A. Arthur
Pres. Arthur Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 1, 2010
4. Pres. Arthur Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 909 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 1, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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