“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Eagle Bridge in Rensselaer County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

A Log Church

A Log Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Virginia McGreevy, August 16, 2012
1. A Log Church Marker
Inscription. A log church which stood here was burned by the British Battle of Walloomsac Aug. 16, 1777
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 57.371′ N, 73° 19.104′ W. Marker is in Eagle Bridge, New York, in Rensselaer County. Marker is at the intersection of North Hoosic Road and County Route 68, on the right when traveling north on North Hoosic Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 171 North Hoosic Rd, Eagle Bridge NY 12057, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of Home of John Wood (approx. ¼ mile away); New Hampshire Regiment (approx. 1.4 miles away); Vermont Rangers (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bennington Battlefield (approx. 1.4 miles away); Massachusetts Volunteers at Bennington (approx. 1.4 miles away); A Gathering Storm (approx. 1.4 miles away); Bennington Battle Field (approx. 1.4 miles away); “the first link in the chain of successes which issued in the surrender at Saratoga ...” (approx. 1.4 miles away).
Additional keywords. Burgoyne Campaign, Bennington Battle, 1777
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
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 313 times since then and 26 times this year. Photo   1. 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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