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Penfield in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Site 1687

 
 
Camp Site 1687 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
1. Camp Site 1687 Marker
Inscription.
Camp Site 1687
Denonville's army of about
2600 Frenchmen and Indians
camped here overnight
July 12 on the way to
attack the Seneca Indians.

 
Erected by County of Monroe.
 
Location. 43° 8.882′ N, 77° 29.688′ W. Marker is in Penfield, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Clark Road and Denonville Ridge, on the right when traveling south on Clark Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2 Denonville Ridge, Rochester NY 14625, 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 Falls (approx. 1˝ miles away); Daniel Penfield (approx. 1˝ miles away); Penfield - 1810 (approx. 1.6 miles away); Indian Landing (approx. 1.7 miles away); Lincoln Mills (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lincoln House (approx. 2.1 miles away); School District No. 9 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Penfield Station (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Penfield.
 
Also see . . .  Jacques-René de Brisay de Denonville, Marquis de Denonville - Wikipedia. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraNative Americans
 
Camp Site 1687 & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
2. Camp Site 1687 & Marker
View is northward.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 47 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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