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

America's First Shaker Settlement

 
 
America's First Shaker Settlement Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
1. America's First Shaker Settlement Marker
Inscription.

[Title is text]

Shaker Heritage Society
Museum and Gift Shop


 
Erected by Shaker Heritage Society of Albany, New York.
 
Location. 42° 44.479′ N, 73° 48.802′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Heritage Lane (New York State Route 151) and Meeting House Road, on the left when traveling south on Heritage Lane. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 Meeting House Road, Albany NY 12211, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Shaker Church Family Barn (within shouting distance of this marker); Wash House & Cannery (c.1858) (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Creamery (1856) (about 500 feet away); Brethren's Workshop (1822) (about 500 feet away); Sisters' Workshop (1840) (about 500 feet away); Shaker Heritage Society Garden (about 500 feet away); Shaker Meeting House (about 500 feet away); 1816 Dwelling House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Albany.
 
Also see . . .
1. Watervliet Shaker Historic District on the Shaker Historic Trail. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
America's First Shaker Settlement Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., March 20, 2018
2. America's First Shaker Settlement Marker

2. Shaker Heritage Society of Albany, New York. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. Shaker Heritage Society of Albany, New York on Facebook. (Submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Churches & ReligionSettlements & Settlers
 
Photo of America's First Shaker Settlement image. Click for full size.
By Unknown, undated
3. Photo of America's First Shaker Settlement
Photo located in the Visitor Center exhibit room
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 3, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 31, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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