Broadalbin in Fulton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by Broadalbin Historical Society.
Location. 43° 4.907′ N, 74° 10.761′ W. Marker is in Broadalbin, New York, in Fulton County. Marker is on Route 30 just from Goodemote Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Broadalbin NY 12025, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chase's Mills (approx. 1.6 miles away); Home of Robert W. Chambers (approx. 1.7 miles away); Broadalbin Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Veterans Hall (approx. 1.8 miles away); 1879 Fire (approx. 1.8 miles away); Frenchmans Creek (approx. 1.8 miles away); Hotel Broadalbin (approx. 2 miles away); Nick Stoner Hut (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Broadalbin.
Regarding Locust Grove. "Tiffany Brockway came to previously purchased lands northeast of Fonda’s Bush in 1791 at the age of seventeen. Here he built a log house, made a clearing, and sowed a field of wheat, welcoming his father, Nathan, and family to their new forest home on his
The above excerpt came from A Broadalbin History by By R. J. HONEYWELL and was contributed to Fulton County NYGenWeb by James F. Morrison, from his personal historical collection. It was transcribed for the web site by Lori Mosher.
Also see . . . More Great Sacandaga Lake History. (Submitted on May 20, 2010, by ELizabeth Emery of Gloversville, New York.)
Additional keywords. Locust Grove, Broadalbin, New York, Sacandaga
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2010, by ELizabeth Emery of Gloversville, New York. This page has been viewed 1,001 times since then and 80 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 20, 2010, by ELizabeth Emery of Gloversville, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.