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Hopkinton in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

British Raid

 
 
British Raid Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 17, 2015
1. British Raid Marker
Inscription.
British Raid
In Feb. 1814, British Troops
raided this village, seizing
300 barrels of flour of
U.S. Gov. and stored in barns
of Col. Hopkins near brook.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 44° 41.412′ N, 74° 42.201′ W. Marker is in Hopkinton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 11B and County Route 49, on the left when traveling east on State Route 11B. Touch for map. County Road 49 is also County Road 4 at the intersection. Marker is in this post office area: Nicholville NY 12965, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Road Juncture (approx. 2.2 miles away); Parishville (approx. 6.9 miles away); West Branch St. Regis River (approx. 6.9 miles away); Site Of First Bridge (approx. 7 miles away); Parish Tavern (approx. 7 miles away); First Church (approx. 8.9 miles away); Site of Log Cabin of Luke Brown (approx. 10.7 miles away); Union Church (approx. 11.4 miles away).
 
Categories. War of 1812
 
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 17, 2015
2. Eastward
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 17, 2015
3. Westward
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 17, 2015
4. Southward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 289 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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