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Bath in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gallows Hill

 
 
Gallows Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, May 2008
1. Gallows Hill Marker
Inscription. Robert A Douglas was hung here April 29, 1825 before a crowd of 10,000. Today’s laws likely would not have convicted him of murder
 
Erected by Bath Commemorative Committee.
 
Location. 42° 20.65′ N, 77° 18.8′ W. Marker is in Bath, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on Geneva Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 60-68 NY-54, Bath NY 14810, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pulteney Square (approx. 0.8 miles away); Pioneer Burial Ground (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bath Theatre (approx. 0.9 miles away); Glenn Hammond Curtiss (approx. 4.3 miles away); Larger Than Life (approx. 4.5 miles away); An Astonishing Sight (approx. 4.9 miles away); Glenn H. Curtiss (approx. 5.6 miles away); Cradle of Aviation (approx. 5.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bath.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 84 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on July 20, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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