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Town of Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Gilliland Homestead

 
 
Gilliland Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
1. Gilliland Homestead Marker
Inscription. House and barn erected in 1809 by William Gilliland, Jr. (1768-1847). 1814 American militia encampment prior to Battle of Plattsburgh. Barn became the Royal Savage Inn 1918 - 2002.
 
Erected by Town of Plattsburgh, Clinton County, N.Y.
 
Location. 44° 37.794′ N, 73° 26.869′ W. Marker is in Town of Plattsburgh, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on U.S. 9 just north of Whiterill Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Plattsburgh NY 12901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Friswell Patent (within shouting distance of this marker); Blast Furnace (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Possession House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Sax House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Gilliland Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle of Valcour (approx. 1.7 miles away); Port Jackson (approx. 1.7 miles away); Catholic Summer School (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Town of Plattsburgh.
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
Former Gilliland Barn/ Royal Savage Inn image. Click for full size.
By Joe Harness, July 17, 2011
2. Former Gilliland Barn/ Royal Savage Inn
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2011, by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 70 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 19, 2011, by Joe Harness of Little Egg Harbor, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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