Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Progenitors of Independence
-Progenitors of Independence-
Location. 43° 15.767′ N, 73° 35.167′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Rogers Island Road 0.3 miles south of New York State Highway 197, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Edward NY 12828, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rogers Island (here, next to this marker); Major Robert Rogers (here, next to this marker); The Island (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Fort Edward (about 700 feet away); Old Moat (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Edward (approx. 0.2 miles away); Northeast Bastion (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Fort House Museum (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Edward.
More about this marker. Directions to the marker from northbound Interstate 87 (Adirondack Northway), take Exit 17 N on to US Route 9, at 1.2 miles by the Hess Gas Station take a right onto State Route 197 (Reynolds Road). Stay on Route
Also see . . . Rogers Island offers well-preserved history lessons. An article by Richard Frost, published in the Press Republican on October 28, 2008. (Submitted on April 13, 2009, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, French and Indian •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. This page has been viewed 719 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 9, 2009, by John Farrell of Lake George, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.