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Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments

 
 
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By Virginia McGreevy, August 3,2
1. Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments Marker
Inscription.  Headquarters of American Army after evacuation of Fort Edward July 1777
 
Erected 1927 by N.Y. State Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is July 1777.
 
Location. 43° 11.847′ N, 73° 34.823′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Patterson Rd and Richardson Rd, on the left when traveling east on Patterson Rd. Just off Rt 4. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 Patterson Rd, Fort Edward NY 12828, 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. John McCrea (approx. 0.3 miles away); Col. Sidney Berry (approx. 1.2 miles away); Five Porch Farm (approx. 1.3 miles away); Jane McCrea (approx. 1.7 miles away); Judge William Duer (approx. 2.3 miles away); Fort Miller (approx. 2.3 miles away); Duer House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Edward.
 
Regarding Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments.
Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 16, 2015
2. Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments Marker
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Gen Schuyler established a line in back of the Moses Kill after evacuating Fort Edward.
 
Additional keywords. SARATOGA CAMPAIGN 1777
 
Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 16, 2015
3. Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 551 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York.   2, 3. submitted on October 18, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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