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Indian Castle

 
 
Indian Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Scott J. Payne, March 13, 2016
1. Indian Castle Marker
Inscription.  Indian Castle Located near junction of Castle Creek with Chenango River. Called Otsiningo. Destroyed Aug. 18, 1779 during Sullivan Campaign
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians series list. A significant historical date for this entry is August 18, 1779.
 
Location. 42° 9.689′ N, 75° 53.612′ W. Marker is in Binghamton, New York, in Broome County. Marker is on Front Street (New York State Route 11). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Binghamton NY 13901, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Quinn Farm (a few steps from this marker); The Bevier-Wright House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Chenango Canal (approx. 2.4 miles away); Historic North Side-Bingham's Patent (approx. 3.3 miles away); Historic North Side-The Chenango Canal (approx. 3.6 miles away); New York State Inebriate Asylum (approx. 4.1 miles away); Marconi Tower
Indian Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Scott J. Payne, March 13, 2016
2. Indian Castle Marker
Looking southeast Castle Creek can be seen in background.
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(approx. 4.1 miles away); William J. McGowan Award (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Binghamton.
 
Indian Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Scott J. Payne, March 13, 2016
3. Indian Castle Marker
Indian Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Scott J. Payne, March 13, 2016
4. Indian Castle Marker
Indian Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Scott J. Payne, March 13, 2016
5. Indian Castle Marker
Looking east toward Chenango River.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on March 14, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 998 times since then and 192 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on March 14, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Sep. 27, 2022