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

Old Turnpike

Grave- Yard 1756

 
 
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
1. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Inscription. Buried here are 40 Revolutionary soldiers and veterans of other wars.
 
Erected 1976 by Town of Cambridge.
 
Location. 43° 0.974′ N, 73° 23.354′ W. Marker is in Cambridge, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on Turnpike Road just from County Route 71, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1031 Turnpike Road, Cambridge NY 12816, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Church in Cambridge Patent (approx. 0.2 miles away); Continental Road (approx. 0.3 miles away); Great Northern War Trail (approx. 0.8 miles away); Checkered House (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of Skirmish (approx. 3.2 miles away); Site of British Encampment (approx. 3.9 miles away); Buskirk's Red Covered Bridge (approx. 4.6 miles away); Homestead of Grandma Moses (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambridge.
 
Regarding Old Turnpike. Veteran's graves are marked.
Photos of newer grave markers.
 
Categories. Cemeteries & Burial SitesWar, US Revolutionary
 
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
2. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
3. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
4. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
5. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
6. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
7. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
8. Old Turnpike Grave- Yard Marker
Veteran's Monument in GraveYard
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. This page has been viewed 339 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on August 17, 2012, by Tom McGreevy of Averill Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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