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Near Palatine Bridge in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Keator's Rift

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Keator's Rift Marker
Inscription.  Here was the most dangerous naviable rapid in the Mohawk River. Before the canal, boatmen would cooperate going upriver
 
Location. 42° 53.753′ N, 74° 30.948′ W. Marker is near Palatine Bridge, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on New York State Route 5, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Palatine Bridge NY 13428, 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. Spraker Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); This Is Mohawk Country (approx. 2˝ miles away); Van Alstyne Homestead (approx. 2.9 miles away); Canajoharie/Canalway Trail/Pathway Through Mountains (approx. 2.9 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 2.9 miles away); Northeastern Terminal (approx. 2.9 miles away); Canajoharie (approx. 3 miles away); Sullivan-Clinton Campaign (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palatine Bridge.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Keator's Rift image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
2. Keator's Rift
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 26, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 100 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 25, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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