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Near Hector in Schuyler County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General Poor's Brigade

Camp Site

 
 
General Poor's Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, July 3, 2014
1. General Poor's Brigade Marker
Inscription.
Camp Site
Gen. Poor's Brigade

Camp, Line North-South
Sullivan-Clinton Campaign
September 3, 1779

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 29.727′ N, 76° 52.298′ W. Marker is near Hector, New York, in Schuyler County. Marker is on Peach Orchard Point, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hector NY 14841, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General Clinton's Brigade (approx. mile away); Gen. Hand's Light Corps (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); General Maxwell's Brigade (approx. 0.4 miles away); Peach Orchard (approx. half a mile away); Early Settler (approx. 0.7 miles away); William Wickham (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ferry (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hector.
 
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .  General Enoch Poor - Wikipedia. (Submitted on July 10, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
General Poor's Brigade Marker - Roadside image. Click for full size.
By Keith S Smith, July 3, 2014
2. General Poor's Brigade Marker - Roadside
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 271 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 7, 2014, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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