Cohoes in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Egberts & Bailey Mill
manufacture of knit goods by
power in America, 1836. First
power knitting machinery
applied in Cohoes, 1832
Erected 1939 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 46.449′ N, 73° 42.134′ W. Marker is in Cohoes, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Ontario Street (Route 470) and Moose Lane, on the right when traveling east on Ontario Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cohoes NY 12047, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Power Mill for the Manufacture of Knit Fabrics (here, next to this marker); Horace B. Silliman (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Cohoes City Hall (about 600 feet away); The Erie Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Cohoes Mastodont (approx. 0.4 miles away); Cohoes - Waterford Bridge (approx. half a mile away); White Homestead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cohoes Mastodon (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cohoes.
Additional keywords. Knitting Mill Reverand William Lee
Categories. • Industry & Commerce •
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