Altona in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Location. 44° 52.83′ N, 73° 39.344′ W. Marker is in Altona, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on Devils Den Road one mile south of Miner Farm Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to Feinburg Park. Marker is in this post office area: Altona NY 12910, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 15 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ober's Corners (approx. 5.3 miles away); R.R. Station (approx. 8½ miles away); First State Hospital for Criminally Insane (approx. 11.3 miles away); Culver Hill Memorial (approx. 12.9 miles away); The War of 1812 (approx. 13 miles away); Isaac Platt Home (approx. 14.6 miles away); Col. Thomas Miller's Home (approx. 14.8 miles away); a different marker also named The War of 1812 (approx. 15 miles away).
Regarding McGregor Powerhouse. Construction began on the McGregor Dam in 1922 at the site on the Great Chazy River then known as McGregor Pond, about 15 miles downstream from Chazy Lake. William H. Miner's workmen constructed a 1500-foot concrete dam and installed a 5000-foot, 72-inch penstock. The McGregor Powerhouse, located downstream from the dam and built
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