Near Painted Post in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Final Episode
was the advance of
Col. Van Cortland's Brigade
up the Canisteo River to
this area two miles beyond
the Tory-Indian town of
Painted Post, burned by
Capt. Simon Spaulding's Riflemen
September 28, 1779
Erected by the Newtown-Battle Chapt. Sons of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 42° 7.543′ N, 77° 8.226′ W. Marker is near Painted Post, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is on U.S. 15, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at a rest-stop on the south-bound side of the highway. Marker is in this post office area: Painted Post NY 14870, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Treaty of Painted Post (approx. 3.1 miles away); The First Baptist Church of Painted Post (approx. 3.1 miles away); Village of Painted Post Comeback '72 Urban Renewal Project (approx. 3.1 miles away); Painted Post Memorial (approx. 3.1 miles away); Civil War Memorial Routes of the Armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton (approx. 3.3 miles away); World War Memorial Park (approx. 3.3 miles away); Benjamin Patterson Inn (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Painted Post.
Also see . . . The Sullivan-Clinton Campaign. Web page detailing the campaign. (Submitted on July 8, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 711 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 8, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.