Fort Anne in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Fort Anne
July 8 – 1777
Here Burgoyne was first checked in his victorious march by a fierce all day battle with the Americans which delayed the British and made possible their defeat at Saratoga.
This tablet is erected by
the State of New York and
the Town of Fort Anne
Erected 1927 by State of New York & Town of Fort Anne.
Location. 43° 25.46′ N, 73° 28.896′ W. Marker is in Fort Anne, New York, in Washington County. Marker is on U.S. 4 half a mile north of Charles Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Ann NY 12827, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Half-Way Creek (approx. half a mile away); Old Well (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Anne (approx. 0.6 miles away); Fort Anne First Baptist Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Stone House Library (approx. 0.9 miles away); Old Powder House Fort Ann (approx. 0.9 miles away); Great Indian Warpath (approx. 4.2 miles away); Smith's Basin (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Anne.
Also see . . . The Battle of Fort Anne. (Submitted on October 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on October 16, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.