Crown Point in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
north of this spot
stood the oak
was tied and tortured
by the Indians in 1758
Erected 1922 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Champlain Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Historic Trees marker series.
Location. 43° 57.583′ N, 73° 25.697′ W. Marker is in Crown Point, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Lake Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Crown Point NY 12928, 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 Soldiers' Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Military Road (approx. 4 miles away); Hathorne School (approx. 4.1 miles away in Vermont); Ruins of Pre-Revolutionary Village (approx. 4.7 miles away); Capture of Fort St. Frédéric (approx. 4.7 miles away); The Barracks (approx. 4.8 miles away); “His Majesty’s Fort of Crown Point” Eastern Terminus (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Crown Point.
Also see . . .
1. The Capture. Website devoted to General Israel Putnam. (Submitted on July 20, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Brief biography of Israel Putnam. (Submitted on April 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Native Americans • War, French and Indian •
More. Search the internet for Israel Putnam.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 27, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,678 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 20, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on February 17, 2019, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland.