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

Loucks Tavern

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
1. Loucks Tavern Marker
Inscription.  Site of first meeting place Palatine District Committee of Safety August 27, 1774
 
Erected 1928 by N.Y. State Historical marker.
 
Location. 42° 57.217′ N, 74° 33.486′ W. Marker is near Fort Plain, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 10 and Stone Arabia Road, on the left when traveling south on State Route 10. Touch for map. Just before Stone Arabia. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Plain NY 13339, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Battle of Stone Arabia (approx. ¾ mile away); Stone Arabia (approx. 0.9 miles away); Stone Arabia Battlefield (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 3 miles away); Fort Wagner (approx. 3.2 miles away); Routes of the Armies (approx. 3.3 miles away); Saltsman's Hotel (approx. 3.4 miles away); Canajoharie/Canalway Trail/Pathway Through Mountains (approx. 3.4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  An account of the meeting. (Submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
2. Loucks Tavern Marker
Colonial Era
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
3. Loucks Tavern Marker
Looking south towards the Mohawk River.
Loucks Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 23, 2019
4. Loucks Tavern Marker
Looking along NY 10S towards Stone Arabia from the marker.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on March 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 81 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 26, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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