Walton in Delaware County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Dr. Platt Townsend
Built 1796 Leader of the founders of Walton.
Erected 1938 by State Education Department.
Location. 42° 10.171′ N, 75° 8.066′ W. Marker is in Walton, New York, in Delaware County. Marker is on Delaware Street (Route 10), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Walton NY 13856, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Turnpike (approx. ¼ mile away); William B. Ogden (approx. 2½ miles away); Town of Hamden (approx. 6.9 miles away); Hamden Covered Bridge (approx. 7.6 miles away); O & W Railroad (approx. 7.6 miles away); Hamden (approx. 7.6 miles away); a different marker also named Hamden Covered Bridge (approx. 7.7 miles away); Reflections on Five Hamlets (approx. 11.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Walton.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 9, 2019. This page originally submitted on August 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 77 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 7, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.