Colonie in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Shaker Church Family Barn
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1916.
Location. 42° 44.514′ N, 73° 48.803′ W. Marker is in Colonie, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Heritage Lane (County Route 151) and Meeting House Road, on the right when traveling north on Heritage Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Meeting House Road, Albany NY 12205, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. America's First Shaker Settlement (within shouting distance of this marker); Creamery (1856) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Wash House & Cannery (c.1858) (about 400 feet away); Sisters' Workshop (1840) (about 400 feet away); Shaker Heritage Society Garden (about 500 feet away); 1816 Dwelling House (about 500 feet away); Brethren's Workshop (1822) (about 500 feet away); Ministry Shop (1825) (about 600 feet away).
Also see . . .
1. Shaker Heritage Society, Albany, NY. America's First Shaker Settlement (Submitted on March 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
2. Watervliet Shaker Historic District. National Park Service website entry (Submitted on March 1, 2011, by Bernard Fisher of Richmond, Virginia.)
3. Wavervliet Shaker Historic District - National Archives. National Register of Historic Places documentation (Submitted on November 14, 2023, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
1. Shaker Church Family Barn
The people of the Shaker Heritage Society inform us that, "The marker is incorrect. The barn raising took place on May 20, 1915."
— Submitted June 16, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 14, 2023. It was originally submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,029 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on February 28, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 8. submitted on June 13, 2013, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.