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

Old Chemung

 
 
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By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
1. Old Chemung Marker
Inscription.
Indian village
destroyed by Gen. Sullivan
August 13, 1779

 
Erected 1929 by New York State.
 
Location. 42° 0.544′ N, 76° 37.517′ W. Marker is in Chemung, New York, in Chemung County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (County Road 60) and Wyncoop Creek Road (County Road 3), on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chemung NY 14825, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sullivan Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Military Route (approx. 0.9 miles away); Chemung (approx. 2.3 miles away); Soldiers of the American Revolution (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Soldiers of the American Revolution (approx. 3 miles away); Battle of Chemung (approx. 3.5 miles away); Line Occupied - Rifle Corps (approx. 4.9 miles away); Line of Rude Breastworks (approx. 5.1 miles away); This Ridge (approx. 5.1 miles away); Newtown Battlefield (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chemung.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
Old Chemung Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
2. Old Chemung Marker
Old Chemung Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
3. Old Chemung Marker
Old Chemung Marker image. Click for full size.
By Craig Swain, May 30, 2010
4. Old Chemung Marker
Old Chemung Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
5. Old Chemung Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia. This page has been viewed 756 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   2, 3. submitted on November 6, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.   4. submitted on July 21, 2010, by Craig Swain of Leesburg, Virginia.   5. submitted on November 6, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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