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

Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck

 
 
Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
1. Brig. Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck Marker
Inscription.
To commemorate
the services of
Brig.-Gen. Abraham Ten Broeck
and the
Albany County Militia
in the
Battle of October 7, 1777

This monument
is erected by
Philip Livingston Chapter
Sons of the Revolution
in the State of New York
1917

 
Erected 1917 by Sons of the Revolution, Philip Livingston Chapter.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 0.066′ N, 73° 38.771′ W. Marker is in Stillwater, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Park Tour Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Saratoga National Historic Park at the Barber Wheatfield stop on the auto tour road. Marker is in this post office area: Stillwater NY 12170, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. General Fraser Was Struck (within shouting distance of this marker); Colonel Joseph Cilly (within shouting distance of this marker); The Battle Begins at Barberís Wheat Field (within shouting distance of this marker); The British Withdraw (within shouting
Marker on Barber Wheatfield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
2. Marker on Barber Wheatfield
distance of this marker); The British Advance on Bemis Heights (within shouting distance of this marker); Here Frazer Fell (within shouting distance of this marker); New York and Massachusetts Forces (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Rockefeller Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Stillwater.
 
Also see . . .
1. Abraham Ten Broeck. (Submitted on August 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Battle of Saratoga (Second)/Bemis Heights. Account of the October 7, 1777 battle from The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on August 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. Saratoga National Historic Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on August 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Barber Wheatfield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 13, 2008
3. Barber Wheatfield
The marker is located on the Barber Wheatfield where American troops met and turned back an advance by British and German forces on October 7, 1777.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,018 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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