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Great Lot 92

 
 
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 30, 2011
1. Great Lot 92 Marker
Inscription.  
The boundaries of
the County Forest Preserve are the same
as they were when Elkanoh Rockwell
leased this land from James Duane in 1794.
Duane held 50,000 acres in the area
then known as Duane's Bush. He divided
his land into hundred acre parcels
called Great Lots.
This is Great Lot #92.

 
Location. 42° 48.1′ N, 74° 9.354′ W. Marker is near Duanesburg, New York, in Schenectady County. Marker can be reached from Lake Road (County Route 88) 0.6 miles east of Duanesburg Churches Road (County Route 127), on the left when traveling east. Marker is mounted on a trail-side tree near the entrance to the hiking trails in Schenectady County Forest. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Delanson NY 12053, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sherburne Tannery (was approx. 1.6 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Frost Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Duanesburg Reformed Presbyterian Church
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 23, 2011
2. Great Lot 92 Marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Christ Episcopal Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); William North (approx. 2.3 miles away); James Duane (approx. 2.3 miles away); Town of Duanesburg (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Duanesburg.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Great Lot 92 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, April 23, 2011
3. Great Lot 92 Marker
Lake Road is in the background, just beyond the edge of the woods.
Great Lot 92 Marker Location image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous
4. Great Lot 92 Marker Location
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 30, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 395 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 30, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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