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Fort Covington in Franklin County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

This Memorial is Dedicated by the Town of Ft. Covington

 
 
Fort Covington Memorial for Those Who Fought image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
1. Fort Covington Memorial for Those Who Fought
Inscription.
This memorial is dedicated
by the Town of Ft. Covington
to all who fought to obtain
and preserve the freedom of
this great nation

 
Location. 44° 59.305′ N, 74° 29.738′ W. Marker is in Fort Covington, New York, in Franklin County. Marker is on Chateaugay Street (New York State Route 37) 0.1 miles east of County Route 42, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Memorial is in a public green space near the west end of the NY 37 bridge over the Salmon River. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Covington NY 12937, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Covington (here, next to this marker); Fort Covington, New York (a few steps from this marker); On This Building Site was Headquarters of General Jacob Brown (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); War of 1812 (about 500 feet away); On This Site was Built in 1812 a Blockhouse (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named War of 1812 (approx. 0.2 miles away); To The Memory of Westville Soldiers (approx. 4.3 miles away); In Honor of Those Who Served Our Country (approx. 4.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Covington.
 
Categories. Military
 
Westward along NY 37 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
2. Westward along NY 37
County Road 42 in background.
Fort Covington Memorial for Those Who Fought image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 9, 2014
3. Fort Covington Memorial for Those Who Fought
The Salmon River is behind the marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 214 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 28, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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