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Near Lowman in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Newtown Battlefield

 
 
Newtown Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
1. Newtown Battlefield Marker
Inscription.
August 29, 1779
Erected by
Newtown Battle Chapter
Sons of
American Revolution
1907

 
Erected 1907 by Newtown Battle Chapter, Sons of the American Revolutuion.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 42° 1.793′ N, 76° 43.248′ W. Marker is near Lowman, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is at the intersection of Oneida Road (County Road 60) and Lowman Crossover, on the right when traveling east on Oneida Road. Touch for map. Located at a commuter parking area, just off Exit 58 from the Southern Tier Expressway (I-86). Marker is in this post office area: Lowman NY 14861, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Line of Rude Breastworks (within shouting distance of this marker); Line Occupied - Rifle Corps (approx. 0.2 miles away); This Ridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Knoll Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Newtown (approx. one mile away); Divided Peoples (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Battle of Newtown
Newtown Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
2. Newtown Battlefield Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Fire on the Frontier - 1778 (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Sullivan Campaign (approx. 1.2 miles away); Newtown Battlefield State Park (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lowman.
 
Also see . . .  Chemung Valley Living History Center. The center preserves and interprets part of the Newtown battlefield. (Submitted on July 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Newtown Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
3. Newtown Battlefield Marker
Newtown Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
4. Newtown Battlefield Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 805 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   3. submitted on July 20, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   4. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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