Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General George Washington
was in the township of
Kingsbury, while on a tour
of northern battlefields.
Erected 1999 by Washington County Historical Society.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #01 George Washington series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1783.
Location. 43° 18.112′ N, 73° 35.188′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Park Place (U.S. 4), on the left when traveling west. Marker is in the Fort Edward Green by Park Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Edward NY 12828, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sixteen Soldiers (within shouting distance of this marker); Gov. N. Pitcher (within shouting distance of this marker); World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington County Civil War MonumentHon. Silas Wright (about 400 feet away); Railway Bridge Piers (about 500 feet away); Townsend Harris (about 500 feet away); Sandy Hill (about 600 feet away).
Credits. This page was last revised on November 28, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,135 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 20, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.