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

Position of Burgoyne's Bridge

 
 
Position of Burgoyne's Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 3, 2012
1. Position of Burgoyne's Bridge Marker
Inscription. Position of Burgoyne's bridge of boats on which he crossed the Hudson
 
Erected by Washington County Historical Society.
 
Location. 43° 7.04′ N, 73° 34.492′ W. Marker is in Greenwich, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Dix Bridge Rd (County Route 70) 0.1 miles west of County Route 113. Touch for map. There is an existing bridge over the river at this spot that has been closed to traffic. Marker is in this post office area: Greenwich NY 12834, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. British Army Camp (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Canal System (approx. 0.3 miles away); Captain Furnival's Battery (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Marshall House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail (approx. half a mile away); Stark’s Knob (approx. half a mile away); General Stark (approx. half a mile away); World War I and II and Korean Conflict Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greenwich.
 
Additional keywords. Burgoryne's Saratoga Campaign 1777
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Position of Burgoyne's Bridge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 3, 2012
2. Position of Burgoyne's Bridge Marker
This bridge crosses the river at the place where Burgoyne's bridge of boats crossed. As you can see, it is now closed to traffic.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 351 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 5, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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