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

Site of Middle Fort

 
 
Site of Middle Fort Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 24, 2008
1. Site of Middle Fort Marker
Inscription.
Site Of
Middle Fort
Fortified Aug. 13, 1777
To Protect Inhabitants
During Invasion of
Brant and Johnson

 
Erected 1932.
 
Location. 42° 36.36′ N, 74° 20.308′ W. Marker is in Middleburg, New York, in Schoharie County. Marker is on River Street (New York State Route 30), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middleburgh NY 12122, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Site of Middle Fort (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Burial Place (approx. 1.4 miles away); Timothy Murphy (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Upper Fort 1777 (approx. 3.1 miles away); Schoharie Free Movies (approx. 4.2 miles away); Oldest Building (approx. 4.3 miles away); Throop Drug Store (approx. 4.3 miles away); Site of First School (approx. 4.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Middle Fort (Fort Defiance). (Submitted on December 17, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
 
Categories. Forts, CastlesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Site of Middle Fort Marker along Route 30 image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, May 24, 2008
2. Site of Middle Fort Marker along Route 30
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 17, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 350 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 17, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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