Near Oriskany in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General Herkimer's Troops
entered the ravine
at this point
Location. 43° 10.484′ N, 75° 22.062′ W. Marker is near Oriskany, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on Rome Oriskany Road (New York State Route 69) 0.4 miles from 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. Campaign of 1777 (here, next to this marker but has been reported missing); The military road and the ravine (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); To The Unknown Patriotic Soldiers of Tryon County (within shouting distance of this marker); Preserving a Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); The Ambush (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Ambush Started Here (about 300 feet away); The Military Road (about 400 feet away); The Ambush: August 6, 1777 (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oriskany.
More about this marker. This historical marker is part of a walking tour of the Oriskany Battlefield.
Categories. • Military •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 22, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 535 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on June 22, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.