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

Manor of Van Rensselaer

 
 
Manor of Van Rensselaer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
1. Manor of Van Rensselaer Marker
Inscription.  1630 Kiliaen Van Rensselaer granted patent for 1152 square miles including all of Albany and Rensselaer Counties
 
Erected by Westerlo Historical Society.
 
Location. 42° 33.104′ N, 74° 2.929′ W. Marker is near Westerlo, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 85 and New York State Route 143, in the median on State Route 85. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Westerlo NY 12193, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anti-Rent War (approx. 1.7 miles away); Academy (approx. 2.4 miles away); Baptist Church (approx. 2 miles away); Grant & Eadie (approx. 2 miles away); Reformed Church (approx. 2 miles away); Early Business (approx. 2.6 miles away); Westerlo (approx. 2.6 miles away); Hotel (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westerlo.
 
Also see . . .  Kiliaen Van Rensselaer. (Submitted on July 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Additional keywords. Dutch
Manor of Van Rensselaer Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
2. Manor of Van Rensselaer Marker
Patroons

 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Looking southwest from the marker. image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, June 30, 2019
3. Looking southwest from the marker.
As far as you can see belonged to Rensselaer
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 5, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 1, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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