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Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Duer House

 
 
Duer House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
1. Duer House Marker
Inscription.
M. →
Duer House
British Headquarters
Aug. 14 – Sept. 10, 1777

 
Erected 1927 by New York State.
 
Location. 43° 9.793′ N, 73° 34.688′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 4 and Duer Street, on the left when traveling south on U.S. 4. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Edward NY 12828, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Miller (approx. 0.2 miles away); Judge William Duer (approx. half a mile away); Gen. Washington (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gen. Schuyler's Intrenchments (approx. 2.4 miles away); World War I and II and Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Captain Furnival's Battery (approx. 3.1 miles away); a different marker also named Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Edward.
 
Also see . . .
1. Account of the Battle of Saratoga. (Submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. A British perspective on the Battle of Saratoga from BritishBattles.com.
Marker in Fort Edward image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
2. Marker in Fort Edward
(Submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Duer House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
3. Duer House Marker
Duer House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 27, 2012
4. Duer House
The British Army made this house their headquarters prior to the Battles of Saratoga.
 
 
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 398 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 28, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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