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The King’s Highway

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By Steve Stoessel, December 18, 2018
1. The King’s Highway Marker
Inscription.  First Dutch road between Albany and Schenectady c. 1663
 
Erected 1975 by Pine Bush Historic Preservation Project.
 
Location. 42° 43.32′ N, 73° 52.618′ W. Marker is in Albany, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Road and Old State Road, on the right when traveling south on Kings Road. At 3 way intersection just a little to the northwest of stop sign. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. 0.3 miles 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. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named The King’s Highway (approx. 1.9 miles away); Hamilton Glass House (approx. 2 miles away); Henry Rowe Schoolcraft (approx. 2.1 miles away); Site of Hamilton Union Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); Schoolcraft House (approx. 2.1 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Start of the King’s Highway in Albany. (Submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 18 times this year. Last updated on December 28, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photo   1. submitted on December 18, 2018, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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