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

Fort Vrooman

 
 
Fort Vrooman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
1. Fort Vrooman Marker
Inscription.  
Site of
Fort Vrooman   1689
Fort Saratoga   1702
Rebuilt by Philip Livingston   1721
Fort Clinton   1746
Rebuilt and named for Governor

 
Erected 1927 by New York State.
 
Location. 43° 5.245′ N, 73° 35.012′ W. Marker is in Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 4 and Schuyler Street, on the left when traveling south 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 walking distance of this marker. Burgoyne Surrendered his Sword (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported permanently removed. ); Sword Surrender Site (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported permanently removed. ); Saratoga Surrender Site (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Champlain Canal (about 300 feet away); Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Two Brothers Meet Again (approx. half a mile away);
Fort Vrooman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
2. Fort Vrooman Marker
Fraser’s Corps (approx. half a mile away); Victory Woods (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schuylerville.
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts or Castles
 
Marker in Schuylerville image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
3. Marker in Schuylerville
Fort Vrooman Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, August 27, 2007
4. Fort Vrooman Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 434 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4. submitted on December 12, 2019, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.
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