Schuylerville in Saratoga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Articles of Convention
October 16, 1777
met and consummated
“Articles of Convention”
of the British Army
of the American Army
this historic ground of
the British Army
laid down its arms
October 17, 1777
Location. 43° 5.894′ N, 73° 34.914′ W. Marker is in Schuylerville, New York, in Saratoga County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (U.S. 4) and Burgoyne Street, on the right when traveling north on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Schuylerville NY 12871, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Earliest Cemetery ( within shouting distance of this marker); Unknown Soldier ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Schuylerville World War I Monument ( about 300 feet away); Gen. Henry Knox Trail ( about 300 feet away); Flax and Linen Mill ( about 500 feet away); First Bridge ( about 700 feet away); British Army Grounded Arms ( approx. 0.2 miles away); The Schuyler House ( approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Schuylerville.
Also see . . . "The Battle of Saratoga" September 19, 1777. The American Revolution website. (Submitted on July 13, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 13, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 841 times since then and 39 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 13, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.