Fort Edward in Washington County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Memorial to Jane McCrea
massacred near this spot
by the Indians
July 27, 1777.
Erected by the
Jane McCrea Chapter, D.A.R.
Erected 1901 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Jane McCrea Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 43° 16.406′ N, 73° 35.203′ W. Marker is in Fort Edward, New York, in Washington County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway (U.S. 4) and Case Street, on the right when traveling south on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fort Edward NY 12828, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Jane McCrea ( here, next to this marker); Gen. Henry Knox Trail ( within shouting distance of this marker); Old Military Road ( about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fort Edward ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Northeast Bastion ( approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Fort Edward ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Old Moat ( approx. 0.7 miles away); The Island ( approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Edward.
Also see . . . Jane McCrea, Revolutionary War Heroine (Submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Events • Notable Persons • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 3,017 times since then and 71 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 16, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 6. submitted on July 17, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.