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Cohoes in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Continental Avenue

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
1. Continental Avenue Marker
Inscription.  Algonquin and Mohawk Indian trail. Colonial military route.
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 46.361′ N, 73° 41.199′ W. Marker is in Cohoes, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of Continental Avenue and Ontario Street, on the right when traveling south on Continental Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cohoes NY 12047, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Van Schaick Island (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Knickerbacker Toll Bridge (about 700 feet away); Van Schaick Burial Plot (approx. mile away); Camp Van Schaick (approx. 0.3 miles away); a different marker also named Camp Van Schaick (approx. 0.3 miles away); Van Schaick Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lansingburgh (approx. 0.3 miles away); September 11th Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cohoes.
 
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Continental Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 31, 2019
2. Continental Avenue
Looking south
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on April 2, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 128 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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