Knox in Albany County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Toll Gate #3
Plank Road Passed Here
Between 1849 and 1866.
Wagons on Wood Planks Said
To Make a Thunderous Noise
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation & the Knox Historical Society. (Marker Number 226.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
Location. 42° 42.044′ N, 74° 5.541′ W. Marker is in Knox, New York, in Albany County. Marker is on Township Road (New York State Route 146), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1305 Township Road, Knox NY 12107, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Whipple Farm (approx. 1.9 miles away); Town of Knox (approx. 2½ miles away); Knoxville Academy (approx. 2.7 miles away); Pillbox Factory (approx. 2.7 miles away); Inn of George Severson (approx. 3 miles away); Altamont Free Library (approx. 3 miles away); Anti-Rent Riots (approx. 3 miles away); Altamont (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Knox.
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
Also see . . . "Albany-Schoharie Plank Road". (Submitted on November 28, 2015, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York.)
Additional keywords. Plankroaders Daniel A. Driscoll Daniel Driscoll Dan Driscoll
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 28, 2015, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. This page has been viewed 249 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on November 28, 2015, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. 6. submitted on December 4, 2015, by Howard C. Ohlhous of Duanesburg, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.