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Glenville in Schenectady County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Beukendaal. 1748

 
 
Beukendaal. 1748 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, March 19, 2017
1. Beukendaal. 1748 Marker
Inscription.
Dutch Word Meaning
Beechdale. DeGraff House
Where 40 Schenectady
Militia Fought Off French-
Indian Raiding Party
Town of
Glenville


 
Erected by Town of Glenville.
 
Location. 42° 51.184′ N, 73° 58.754′ W. Marker is in Glenville, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is on Sacandaga Road (New York State Route 157), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 522 Sacandaga Road, Schenectady NY 12302, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Beukendaal Battle (here, next to this marker); Sacandaga Road (here, next to this marker); Site of a Tavern (approx. half a mile away); Maalwyck (approx. 1.6 miles away); Plotter Kill Aqueduct (approx. 1.8 miles away); Robert Allen Deitcher (approx. 1.9 miles away); Enlarged Lock 23 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Enlarged Erie Canal Lock 23 (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glenville.
 
Also see . . .  History of the Mohawk Valley: Gateway to the West 1614-1925 Chapter 39: Battle of Beukendaal. This is the Schenectady County, New
Beukendaal. 1748 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 8, 2017
2. Beukendaal. 1748 Marker
The marker on the left is the Beukendaal. 1748 marker. The Beukendaal Battle marker is the one in the middle.
York History and Genealogy website. (Submitted on July 2, 2017, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.) 
 
Additional keywords. Battle of Beukendaal
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
 
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