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Salt Springville in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ancient Salt Springs

 
 
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By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 5, 2018
1. Ancient Salt Springs Marker
Inscription.
1739
Ancient Salt Springs
Nearby David Linsey
Discovered The Spring From
Which Village was Named
Source of Pioneer Supply

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 51.558′ N, 74° 44.8′ W. Marker is in Salt Springville, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Clinton Road (County Route 31) and Quinn Road, on the left when traveling west on Clinton Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Plain NY 13339, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Indian Trail & Military Road (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lieutenant Wormuth Killed (approx. 2.3 miles away); Flint Homesite (approx. 3.4 miles away); Cherry Valley Museum (approx. 4.3 miles away); Civil War Monument (approx. 4.3 miles away); Cherry Valley Massacre (approx. 4 miles away); General James Clinton (approx. 4.6 miles away); Camp and Fort (approx. 4.6 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Salt Springsville
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Ancient Salt Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, July 5, 2018
2. Ancient Salt Springs Marker
The steeple of the United Methodist Church of Salt Springville, incorporated January 26, 1842, is in the distance, further down Clinton Road beyond the Ancient Salt Springs marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 10, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 10, 2018, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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