Cherry Valley in Otsego County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cherry Valley Museum
The Cherry Valley Massacre of 1778
was led by British Captain Walter Butler
and Mohawk Chief Joseph Brant
on this strategically important
Erected by Heritage New York.
Location. 42° 47.848′ N, 74° 45.07′ W. Marker is in Cherry Valley, New York, in Otsego County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 166), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 49 Main Street, Cherry Valley NY 13320, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Civil War Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cherry Valley Massacre (approx. 0.3 miles away); Colonel Alden Felled (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lieutenant Wormuth Killed (approx. 2.2 miles away); Indian Trail and Military Road (approx. 4.4 miles away); General James Clinton (approx. 4.7 miles away); Camp and Fort (approx. 4.7 miles away); First Church (approx. 4.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cherry Valley.
Regarding Cherry Valley Museum. Once a stop on the major route west for 18th and 19th century Americans as well as native Americans before them, Cherry Valley is now a
Additional keywords. Burning of The Valleys
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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