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

Pre-Columbian Cemetery

 
 
Pre-Columbian Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 8, 2019
1. Pre-Columbian Cemetery Marker
Inscription. One-half mile north is a burial place of the mound builders, once occupants of the Mohawk Valley
 
Location. 42° 51.263′ N, 74° 0.428′ W. Marker is in Scotia, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 5 and Vleck Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 5. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12302, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Plotter Kill Aqueduct (approx. 0.6 miles away); Site of a Tavern (approx. 1.4 miles away); Beukendaal. 1748 (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Beukendaal Battle (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sacandaga Road (approx. 1.4 miles away); Jan Mabee House (approx. 1˝ miles away); Jan Mabie House, 1670 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Maalwyck (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
Categories. AnthropologyCemeteries & Burial SitesNative Americans
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 26 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on February 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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