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Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Oneida Carrying Place

 
 
The Oneida Carrying Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 15, 2010
1. The Oneida Carrying Place Marker
Inscription.
Near this point lay the road of
The Oneida Carrying Place
called
De-O-Wain-Sta
By the Indians

It formed the connecting link
between the waters
of the north and south
and was from early time
an important strategic point

 
Erected by Fort Stanwix Chapter D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 12.79′ N, 75° 27.759′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on West Dominick Street west of George Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. This historical marker is situated at ground level, affixed to a large, cut stone slab, and is located on the south side of the street, in the middle of the block of the street. Marker is at or near this postal address: 339 West Dominick Street, Rome NY 13440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S. Arsenal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stars & Stripes First Flew in Battle (approx. 0.3 miles away); Unknown Soldiers (approx. 0.3 miles away); Discover how courage, survival, and success against the odds shaped history...
The Oneida Carrying Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 15, 2010
2. The Oneida Carrying Place Marker
View of the historical marker which is situated at ground level, affixed to a large cut stone slab.
(approx. 0.3 miles away); The Gateway between East and West.... (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rome (approx. 0.3 miles away); Futile Approach (approx. 0.3 miles away); Walking on an ancient trail... (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
 
Also see . . .
1. Oneida Carry Forts. This link provides access to information regarding the Oneida Carrying forts, that is provided by the New York State Military Museum. (Submitted on June 29, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Oneida Carry. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (Submitted on June 29, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraLandmarksMilitaryNative AmericansNotable PlacesWar, French and IndianWar, US Revolutionary
 
The Oneida Carrying Place Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, June 15, 2010
3. The Oneida Carrying Place Marker
View looking east down West Dominick Street, in the direction of the reconstructed Fort Stanwix.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 29, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 1,062 times since then and 51 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on June 29, 2010, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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