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Near Clyde in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Replica Blockhouse

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, April 7, 2019
1. Replica Blockhouse Marker
Inscription.  This replica blockhouse was constructed 1975-76, as a Bicentennial project, with donations from local businesses It is built to resemble the original blockhouse, described as being about 12 feet by 18 feet in dimension, two stories in height with the upper overhanging the lower, with loopholes and no chimney. The original stockade fort was situated 400 feet south of here, on the bank of the Clyde River
 
Location. 43° 4.902′ N, 76° 52.004′ W. Marker is near Clyde, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is on State Highway 31, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clyde NY 14433, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Blockhouse Creek (a few steps from this marker); Clyde Blockhouse Historical Site (within shouting distance of this marker); Clyde Historical Highlights (approx. ¼ mile away); Roll of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away); The Galen Historical Society Museum (approx. 0.3 miles away); Erie Mansion B&B
Replica Blockhouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 7, 2019
2. Replica Blockhouse Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Taylor Memorial Park (approx. 6.4 miles away); It is 1880 and You are Riding on a Packet Boat (approx. 6.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clyde.
 
Categories. Colonial EraForts, CastlesWar, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 41 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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