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

Groveland Hill

 
 
Groveland Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
1. Groveland Hill Marker
Inscription. Tory-Indian ambush
Sullivan Expedition 1779
Fifteen scouts killed
Boyd and Parker capture
6 miles
 
Erected 1956 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 47.531′ N, 77° 48.471′ W. Marker is in Geneseo, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of South Street (Alternate U.S. 20) and Groveland Road (County Road 10), on the right when traveling east on South Street. Touch for map. The marker is located in the traffic island at the intersection of South Street and Groveland Road. Marker is in this post office area: Geneseo NY 14454, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Geneseo Historic District (approx. half a mile away); Site of First Church (approx. half a mile away); Village Square (approx. half a mile away); Big Tree Lodge (approx. 0.6 miles away); A-cn-do-wa-nuh (approx. 2.8 miles away); O-ha-gi (approx. 2.9 miles away); The International Society of Arboriculture and the National Arborist Association (approx. 2.9 miles away); Routes of the Armies (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Geneseo.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Sullivan-Clinton Campaign-1779: The Groveland Ambush and Aftermath Sept. 12-14, 1779
Wide view of the Groveland Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
2. Wide view of the Groveland Hill Marker
. (Submitted on February 4, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
2. Groveland Ambuscade Monument. (Submitted on February 4, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
3. Boyd & Parker Park and Groveland Ambuscade - National Register of Historic Places Nomination Form. (Submitted on February 4, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 420 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 4, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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