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

The King’s Highway

 
 
The King’s Highway Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, December 18, 2018
1. The King’s Highway Marker
Inscription.  Military road during the French and Indian and Revolutionary Wars
 
Erected 1975 by Pine Bush Historic Preservation Project.
 
Location. 42° 43.704′ N, 73° 52.957′ W. Marker is in Schenectady, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Kings Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12303, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. 1.4 miles away); Truax Burial Grounds (approx. 1.8 miles away); Issac J. Truax Tavern (approx. 1.9 miles away); Henry Rowe Schoolcraft (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hamilton Glass House (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schenectady.
 
Categories. Colonial EraRoads & VehiclesWar, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary
 
The Flip Side of the Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, December 18, 2018
2. The Flip Side of the Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on December 19, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 57 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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