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

New Scotland

 
 
New Scotland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, October 11, 2019
1. New Scotland Marker
Inscription.  
New Scotland
Town formed April 25, 1832
from Bethlehem.
First town meeting held at
home of Edmund Raynsford
April 9, 1833.

 
Erected by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 37.869′ N, 73° 54.462′ W. Marker is near Slingerlands, New York, in Albany County. Marker is at the intersection of New Scotland Road (New York State Route 85) and S Road, on the left when traveling east on New Scotland Road. Located in front of New Scotland Town Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2029 New Scotland Road, Slingerlands NY 12159, 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. Bender Melons (approx. half a mile away); Schoolhouse No. 10 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Rev. Harmanus Van Huysen Home (approx. 2 miles away); First P.O. 1868 (approx. 2 miles away); Slingerland Family Burial Vault Erected 1852 (approx. 2.1 miles away); Union Dutch Reformed Church
New Scotland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
2. New Scotland Marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); Methodism (approx. 2.3 miles away); Andrew Conning (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Slingerlands.
 
Also see . . .  New Scotland, New York (Wikipedia). (Submitted on October 12, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 

More. Search the internet for New Scotland.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 12, 2019. This page originally submitted on October 11, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 33 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 11, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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