Schuylerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Here Gen. John Burgoyne’s
defeated British troops
in the ruins of the fort
lay down their arms 1777
Erected by Saratoga Battle Chapter SAR.
Location. 43° 5.956′ N, 73° 34.677′ W. Marker is in Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is on Ferry Street (New York State Route 29), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. British Army Grounded Arms (within shouting distance of this marker); Town of Saratoga (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Surrender Tree (about 400 feet away); Deridder Horse Ferry (about 500 feet away); First Bridge (about 600 feet away); Articles of Convention (approx. 0.2 miles away); Earliest Cemetery (approx. ¼ mile away); Unknown Soldier (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schuylerville.
Also see . . . Account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 390 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.