Near Oriskany in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Ambush Started Here
Location. 43° 10.529′ N, 75° 22.098′ W. Marker is near Oriskany, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on Rome Oriskany Road (New York State Route 69) 0.4 miles east of Monument Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oriskany NY 13424, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Military Road (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ambush: August 6, 1777 (within shouting distance of this marker); Aftermath of a Tragedy (within shouting distance of this marker); Near This Spot (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); General Herkimer's Troops (about 300 feet away); To The Unknown Patriotic Soldiers of Tryon County (about 300 feet away); Preserving a Memorial Park (about 300 feet away); The Oriskany Battle Monument (was about 700 feet away but has been reported missing. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oriskany.
More about this marker. This historical marker is part of a walking
Categories. • Military • Native Americans • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 20, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 615 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 20, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.