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

Dr. Orra Phelps

 
 
Dr. Orra Phelps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
1. Dr. Orra Phelps Marker
Inscription.  
1895 – 1986 Dr. Phelps served
the school system and the
Navy and Veterans Hospital.
Botanist, ADK 46er, Author,
Naturalist and Teacher.

George E. Pataki, Governor

 
Erected 1998 by State of New York.
 
Location. 43° 10.294′ N, 73° 45.719′ W. Marker is in Wilton, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Parkhurst Road, on the left when traveling south. Marker is located in the parking lot of the Orra Phelps Preserve on Parkhurst Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gansevoort NY 12831, 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. Grant Cottage (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. one mile away); Battle of Wilton (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Grant Cottage (approx. 1.8 miles away); Grant’s Last View of the Valley (approx.
Dr. Orra Phelps Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
2. Dr. Orra Phelps Marker
2.2 miles away); Ulysses S. Grant (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ulysses S. Grant Died (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wilton.
 
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Marker on Parkhurst Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 1, 2012
3. Marker on Parkhurst Road
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 318 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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