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Near Gansevoort in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mawney Tavern

Circa 1790

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, May 18, 2019
1. Mawney Tavern Marker
Inscription.  The Union Temperate Society of Moreau and Northumberland was organized here on April 13, 1808. Believed to be the first ever temperance organization.
 
Location. 43° 13.614′ N, 73° 38.55′ W. Marker is near Gansevoort, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on New York State Route 32, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Gansevoort NY 12831, 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. Youth Park (approx. 2.1 miles away); Jane McCrea (approx. 3 miles away); Glens Falls Area (approx. 3 miles away); The Battles of Saratoga - 1777 (approx. 3.7 miles away); Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments (approx. 3.7 miles away); Rogers Island (approx. 3.8 miles away); Progenitors of Independence (approx. 3.8 miles away); Major Robert Rogers (approx. 3.8 miles away).
 
Additional keywords. Political movement, temperance
 
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Mawney Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 18, 2019
2. Mawney Tavern Marker
Mawney Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, May 18, 2019
3. Mawney Tavern Marker
Barn on the tavern site
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 81 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 19, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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