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

Cement Mill

 
 
Cement Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 26, 2019
1. Cement Mill Marker
Inscription.  Here, 1825-45, stood the kiln and mill of John Van Eps & Sons, making the first hydraulic cement in this part of the state
 
Erected by Town of Glenville.
 
Location. 42° 53.847′ N, 74° 4.889′ W. Marker is near Glenville, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker is on Touareuna Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. On the left as you go up the hill. Marker can be seen from NY 5. Marker is in this post office area: Schenectady NY 12302, 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. Kinaquariones (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hoffmans Ferry (approx. ¼ mile away); First Church in Glenville (approx. ¼ mile away); A Notable Home (approx. half a mile away); Wolf Hollow (approx. 0.6 miles away); Johnson Hall – 1763 (approx. 0.8 miles away); a different marker also named Wolf Hollow (approx. 1½ miles away); Vedder Tavern (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Glenville.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Cement Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 26, 2019
2. Cement Mill Marker
Mohawk River is below
Cement Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 26, 2019
3. Cement Mill Marker
Looking to the southwest from marker
Cement Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, February 26, 2019
4. Cement Mill Marker
The marker seen from NY 5. The hill is even steeper than it looks.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 7, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 59 times since then. Last updated on March 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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