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Remsen in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Sacred Grove

 
 
Sacred Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
1. Sacred Grove Marker
Inscription.
is the name given in 1804
to these woods hallowed
by associations with
Baron Steuben, the
American patriot

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 20.235′ N, 75° 13.981′ W. Marker is in Remsen, New York, in Oneida County. Marker can be reached from Star Hill Road (County Route 57), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located in Steuben Memorial State Historic Site, at the head of the trail to the memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Remsen NY 13438, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. This Park (within shouting distance of this marker); From Obscure Grave Site to Public Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Steuben (within shouting distance of this marker); Paying Tribute to the Baron (within shouting distance of this marker); Baron Von Steuben: Father of the American Infantry (within shouting distance of this marker); General Baron Frederick William von Steuben (within shouting distance of this marker);
Sacred Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
2. Sacred Grove Marker
Steuben State Memorial Park (within shouting distance of this marker); German-American Organizations (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Remsen.
 
Categories. Horticulture & ForestryWar, US Revolutionary
 
Marker in Steuben Memorial Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
3. Marker in Steuben Memorial Park
Steuben Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 30, 2014
4. Steuben Memorial
The grave of Baron Steuben can be seen at the end of the trail through the Sacred Grove of trees.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 3, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 207 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 3, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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