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Fort Johnson in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Johnson Trail

 
 
Johnson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 23, 2007
1. Johnson Trail Marker
Inscription.
Used by Sir Wm Johnson 1742-
1774 between Fort Johnson and
Johnson Hall. A Bi-Centennial
in 1938 celebrated his
arrival in America.

 
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 57.448′ N, 74° 14.358′ W. Marker is in Fort Johnson, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is at the intersection of Fort Johnson Avenue (New York State Route 67) and Prospect Street, on the right when traveling north on Fort Johnson Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is just off Route 5 at the intersection of Route 67 and a side street named Prospect Street. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Johnson NY 12070, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Johnson, 1749 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Putman's Lock Grocery (approx. 0.3 miles away); Guy Park (was approx. 1.7 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Guy Park, 1766 (approx. 1.7 miles away); A Mohawk House Unearthed (approx. 2 miles away); East Guard Lock (approx. 2 miles away); Original Erie Canal (approx. 2 miles away); Site of Old Fort Hunter (approx. 2 miles away).
 
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Johnson Trail image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, October 8, 2006
2. Johnson Trail
Johnson Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2011
3. Johnson Trail Marker
The marker is to the left of the utility pole.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 982 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 18, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   2. submitted on February 24, 2008, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.   3. submitted on September 10, 2011, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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