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

Court House

 
 
Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
1. Court House Marker
Inscription.
Erected in 1836 when Fonda
became County Seat.
Scene of many social,
religious and political
meetings

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 57.227′ N, 74° 22.551′ W. Marker is in Fonda, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Railroad Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. The marker is near the flag pole in front of the court house, which faces the railroad tracks. Marker is in this post office area: Fonda NY 12068, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The 115th & 153rd Regiments (within shouting distance of this marker); Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780 (within shouting distance of this marker); Tryon County 1772-1784 Montgomery County 1784 (within shouting distance of this marker); Fonda (within shouting distance of this marker); Major General Richard Montgomery (within shouting distance of this marker); Douw Fonda (approx. 0.4 miles away); Van Epps Home (approx. 0.7 miles away); A Liberty Pole (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fonda.
 
Categories. Government
 
The Fonda Court House and Court House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
2. The Fonda Court House and Court House Marker
The marker is next to the base of the flag pole.
Fonda Court House image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
3. Fonda Court House
Fonda Court House image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
4. Fonda Court House
A Court House Builder's Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Howard C. Ohlhous, September 1, 2012
5. A Court House Builder's Plaque
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 3, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 3, 2012, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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