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Waterford in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Eagle Tavern Site

Riverspark

 
 
Eagle Tavern Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. Eagle Tavern Site Marker
Inscription.

Site of the colonial Eagle Tavern, a leading haven of area rebels during the American Revolution. Operated by Gerardus van Schoonhoven. Famous guests included Alexander Hamilton, Thomas Jefferson and James Madison.

 
Erected by Town of Waterford.
 
Location. 42° 47.412′ N, 73° 40.622′ W. Marker is in Waterford, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on 2nd Street north of Broad Street (U.S. 4), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Waterford NY 12188, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saratoga County Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); Water Ford (within shouting distance of this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Troy - Waterford Bridge (about 500 feet away); Waterford Bridges (about 700 feet away); Union Bridge (about 700 feet away); The Waterways that Shaped a Nation (approx. 0.2 miles away); Button Park (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Waterford.
 
Also see . . .  History of Waterford NY. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Eagle Tavern Site Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. Eagle Tavern Site Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 80 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 24, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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