Near Ellisburg in Jefferson County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
After the Battle of Big Sandy
May 28, 1814
This house was used as a hospital for British soldiers
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 43° 42.722′ N, 76° 10.647′ W. Marker is near Ellisburg, New York, in Jefferson County. Marker is on New York State Route 3 0.1 miles south of South Landing Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ellisburg NY 13636, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 11 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Battle of Big Sandy (approx. 0.3 miles away); Carrying Cable Route (approx. 4.3 miles away); a different marker also named Carrying Cable Route (approx. 9.2 miles away); Samuel de Champlain (approx. 9.6 miles away); Selkirk Lighthouse (approx. 9.6 miles away); Samuel De Champlain (approx. 10.3 miles away); Richland and Pulaski Civil War Soldiers Monument (approx. 10.4 miles away); Camp de L'Observation (approx. 10.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ellisburg.
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Also see . . . Battle of Big Sandy Creek. Wikipedia article (Submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Science & Medicine • War of 1812 •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 359 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 28, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.