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Near Fort Plain in Montgomery County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sand Hill School

 
 
Sand Hill School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
1. Sand Hill School Marker
Inscription.
Sand Hill School
Site of the First School
Built in this Section
Before Revolution

 
Erected by Her. and Gen. Society of Montgomery County.
 
Location. 42° 56.597′ N, 74° 37.819′ W. Marker is near Fort Plain, New York, in Montgomery County. Marker is on Canal Street (New York State Route 5S) east of River Road (County Route 65), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Plain NY 13339, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sand Hill (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Clinton March (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Plain (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Plain (approx. 0.2 miles away); Revolution in the Mohawk Valley (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Plain Free Library (approx. 0.9 miles away); Te-No-To-Ge (approx. 1.8 miles away); Wagner Home (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Plain.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Sand Hill School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
2. Sand Hill School Marker
View of the historical marker looking up the graded slope of the eastbound lane roadway.
Sand Hill School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 11, 2014
3. Sand Hill School Marker
View of the historical marker looking down the graded slope of the eastbound lane roadway (with a distant view of Interstate 90 in the background).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 12, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 47 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 12, 2014, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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