Batchellerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Great Sacandaga Lake
Created in 1930 as the
Sacandaga Reservoir. Ten
communities were lost or
partially lost to the
Erected by the Town of Edinburg.
Location. 43° 12.548′ N, 74° 4.913′ W. Marker is in Batchellerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on South Shore Road (County Route 7), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is posted across the street from the Batchellerville Presbyterian Church. Marker is at or near this postal address: 907 South Shore Road , Northville NY 12134, 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. Building the Batchellerville Bridge (a few steps from this marker); Batchellerville Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); S. Batcheller Home (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Country Store (about 500 feet away); Batchellerville Covered Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Carriage Shop (approx. 1.3 miles away); Beecher's Store (approx. 1.4 miles away).
1. Communities Lost to the Reservoir
The marker states that ten communities where lost or partially lost to the waters of the Great Sacandaga. They would include: Conklingville, Day Center, a.k.a. Day Corners, Huntsville, Beecher Hollow, Batchellerville, Fish House, Benedict, Munsonville, Cranberry Creek, Osborne Bridge, Parkville, Sacandaga Park, and the fish and game rich swampy area know as, "The Vly."
— Submitted September 25, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.
Additional keywords. Hudson River Regulating District
Categories. • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 29, 2019. This page originally submitted on February 8, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 1,606 times since then and 13 times this year. Last updated on March 28, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 8, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 4. submitted on July 9, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on February 8, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 9, 10. submitted on September 25, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.