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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Saratoga County, New York

 
Clickable Map of Saratoga County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg Saratoga County, NY (496) Albany County, NY (348) Fulton County, NY (143) Hamilton County, NY (16) Montgomery County, NY (201) Rensselaer County, NY (155) Schenectady County, NY (166) Warren County, NY (160) Washington County, NY (157)  SaratogaCounty(496) Saratoga County (496)  AlbanyCounty(348) Albany County (348)  FultonCounty(143) Fulton County (143)  HamiltonCounty(16) Hamilton County (16)  MontgomeryCounty(201) Montgomery County (201)  RensselaerCounty(155) Rensselaer County (155)  SchenectadyCounty(166) Schenectady County (166)  WarrenCounty(160) Warren County (160)  WashingtonCounty(157) Washington County (157)
Ballston Spa is the county seat for Saratoga County
Adjacent to Saratoga County, New York
      Albany County (348)  
      Fulton County (143)  
      Hamilton County (16)  
      Montgomery County (201)  
      Rensselaer County (155)  
      Schenectady County (166)  
      Warren County (160)  
      Washington County (157)  
 
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1New York, Saratoga County, Bacon Hill — Captain Martin John Burke
On New York State Route 32 at Grange Hall Road, on the left when traveling north on State Route 32.
Home of Captain Martin John Burke, b. 1816-d. 1847, graduated from West Point 1836; was killed in war with Mexico Aug. 20, 1847.Map (db m138752) HM
2New York, Saratoga County, Bacon Hill — Fort Miller
On West River Road (County Route 29) 0.5 miles north of Callahan Road, on the right when traveling north.
Fort Miller Built by Col. Miller July 1755.Map (db m149756) HM
3New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — 1772 House
On Lake Road, on the right when traveling north.
Built by Eliphalet Kellogg. Had settlers' baking ovens. Indians captured children and tortured them. Kellogg was Revolutionary Patriot.Map (db m129051) HM
4New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — 1780 Invasion
On Middleline Road, on the right when traveling south.
Home of Tyrannis Collins, militia captain under Gordon, raided by British & Indians. North of here all rebel men captured & houses burnedMap (db m127153) HM
5New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Angus McDearmid
On Hop City Road at Devils Lane, on the left when traveling south on Hop City Road.
Banished from Scotland. British and Indians visited on eve of 1780 invasion. Angus saw demon apparition, hence Devil’s Lane - 1786.Map (db m127421) HM
6New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Ballston Site Of
On Charlton Road (County Route 51) at New York State Route 50, on the left when traveling east on Charlton Road.
Site Of Rev. Ball's Log Church-1771 Ballston Town Commons-1774 Stockaded Fort-1775 Red Meeting House-1780 Ballston Academy-1804 Map (db m92682) HM
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7New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Beriah Palmer
On Larkin Drive at Midline Road (New York State Route 146A), on the right when traveling east on Larkin Drive.
Site of Home Beriah Palmer Supervisor Ballston 1790-01 Member of Assembly 1793-95 Member of Congress 1803-05 Surrogate Saratoga County 1808-12 Map (db m92683) HM
8New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Briggs Cemetery
On Brookline Road, on the left when traveling west.
Founder Rev. Eliphalet Ball, Patriots James Cordon, Samuel McCrea, Michael Middlebrook, Godrge Scott, Lemuel Wilcox, Col GregoryMap (db m127136) HM
9New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Calvary Episcopal Church
On Lake Hill Road, on the right when traveling east.
Founded By Dr. Edward Davis May 7, 1849. First Service In This Building Was Christmas Eve, 1849. Map (db m92737) HM
10New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Christ Episcopal Church
On Middleline Road, on the right when traveling north.
Site of first Episcopal church in Saratoga County. Erected 1792, removed to Ballston Spa 1817Map (db m127386) HM
11New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — E. Hubbell 1831
On Brookline Road, on the right when traveling west.
Late Federal style home of Edmond Hubbell and Mary Hubbell. Mr. Hubbell operated a woolen cloth manufactory on the Mourning Kill until ca. 1850Map (db m127128) HM
12New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Edmund Jennings
On Hop City Road, on the right when traveling south.
Built log cabin here 1775. Revolutionary War patriot fought at Bemis Heights Brick front built c. 1820 Later owned by Robert Speir.Map (db m127404) HM
13New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Eliphalet Ball1722-1797 — Site of original home —
On New York State Route 50, on the right when traveling north.
Founder, Ballston, 1770. Established first real settlement in BallstonMap (db m127124) HM
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14New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Hawkwood MansionThe Early Years
Near Middle Line Road.
The foundation at which you are now standing was probably built in the 1790's as the basis for a mansion owned by Henry Walton. We have no pictures of the original building but can assume it looked somewhat like this picture from the late 1800's. . . . Map (db m134003) HM
15New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Hawkwood MansionThe Later Years
Near Middle Line Road.
Top Left This is an undated picture from the collection of the Theuner family. They owned the property for a short time in the 1920's. Note the porch lanterns, probably fueled by acetylene. This was the first house in town to have working . . . Map (db m134007) HM
16New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Hawkwood Mansion
Near Middleline Road (County Route 59) 0.1 miles north of Saratoga Road (New York State Route 50).
In this area were located many outbuildings, barns, the servants' house, and an outhouse. Nothing remains of most of these except some foundations but they attest to a thriving farm over the years. Many of the surrounding fields were . . . Map (db m202049) HM
17New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Home of Samuel Young
On New York State Route 50, on the right when traveling north.
Member of Assembly 1814 Speaker of Assembly 1815 State Senator 1819, 33, 34, 35, 45, 47 Candidate for Governor of N.Y. 1825. Died here 1850Map (db m127130) HM
18New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Inn of William Bettys
On New York State Route 50, on the right when traveling north.
This Building Was A Public Inn During the Revolution. William Bettys, Proprietor Map (db m92679) HM
19New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — James Gordon
Home of James Gordon Colonel Revolutionary War Member of Assembly, State Senator First Supervisor Town Ballston Member of Congress Washington visited here 1783Map (db m127216) HM
20New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — John Clinton
On Lake Road, on the right when traveling north.
1721-1785 bought 900 acres here 1772, some underwater He & John Jr.were militiamen fought at Saratoga. Son married Mary Scribner 1773 Map (db m129053) HM
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21New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Kingsley Inn
On Kingsley Road at Lake Hill Road, on the right when traveling south on Kingsley Road.
Established 1795 By William Kingsley Tavern On Stagecoach Route Halfway Between Ballston Spa And Schenectady Map (db m92738) HM
22New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Larkin House
On Larkin Drive, on the right when traveling east.
Built On Indian Trail In Late 1700's. Larkin Family Farm For Generations. Road Paved By Prisoners From Comstock Prison in the 1930's. Map (db m92740) HM
23New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Larkins Corners
On Charlton Road at Goode Street, on the right when traveling east on Charlton Road.
Farms of Uriah Gregory, S. Sears & Nathaniel Booth - Daniel Larkin. Near here Davis Cheese factory and original Curtis Lumber Co.Map (db m130151) HM
24New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — McDonalds Site
On New York State Route 50 near Whites Beach Road, on the right when traveling north.
At Shore of Ballston Lake ½ Mile From This Spot Brothers Michael And Nicholas McDonald Built Log Cabin in 1763. Map (db m92680) HM
25New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Pioneer Farm
On Goode Street, on the right when traveling south.
Built c. 1780 on edge of deep forest. Owned by John & Lucy Tibbets. Often visited by Indians. Later abandoned & used for potato storage.Map (db m129239) HM
26New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Scribner Home
On Lake Road, on the left when traveling north.
Zaccheus Scribner settled 1773. Sons Aaron and Thadeus served in the militia. Thadeus was Ballston's 1st mail carrierMap (db m129035) HM
27New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Stephen White
On New York State Route 50 south of Connoly Road, on the right when traveling south.
Settled Here-1771. Served As Cpt. in Militia. Taken By British. Wife, Phebe Was Town Midwife. House Was Social Center. He Died 1793. Map (db m92681) HM
28New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Stevens School
On Lake Hill Road, on the right when traveling east.
Built in 1916 For Burnt Hills Ballston Lake 1st Consolidated And 2nd Centralized District In New York State Map (db m92726) HM
29New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Trip-Hammer
On Brookline Road at New York State Route 67, on the right when traveling east on Brookline Road.
Site of water-powered forge shop and residence of Sylvester Blood (1785-1866) and wife, Loretta. Shop made scythes and axes until 1825Map (db m127127) HM
30New York, Saratoga County, Ballston — Waterman House
On Saratoga Road (New York State Route 50), on the right when traveling north.
Home of Asa Waterman- Revolutionary War officer. He captured Tories and fought at Bemis Heights. Family farm for generations.Map (db m39490) HM
31New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — East Line Union Cemetery
On East Line Road near Round Lake Road, on the right when traveling north.
Oldest recorded grave 1785. Graves of 20 Revolutionary War veterans including Gen. Samuel Clark, elected first Supervisor of Town of MaltaMap (db m129006) HM
32New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — Indian Spring
On Outlet Road at Powers Lane on Outlet Road.
Indian Spring located by the Outlet Road. It was by a tree trunk and was a foot deep. The water flowed into the Outlet Creek.Map (db m188625) HM
33New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — 554 — Kayaderosseras
On Outlet Road, on the right when traveling west.
Vast land patent issued 1708 by Queen Anne included this area. Boundary dispute with Iroquois Nation resolved 1768. Settlement began nearby 1771.Map (db m135376) HM
34New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — Kopp-Meager Barn
On Ruhle Road S north of Round Lake Road, on the right when traveling south.
Built c. 1933 by Robert Kopp for his farm formerly owned by the Hall-Dunning family. Adapted for office use 1989 by James Robbins for David R. Meager, owner since 1978. Designated a Malta landmark 1994Map (db m202862) HM
35New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — Reverend Ball Cabin
Near Outlet Road near Powers Lane, on the left when traveling west.
Up the hill from this site, Reverend Ball built his log cabin in 1770. From his house, he had a good view of the lake and approaching Indians. A church and Revolutionary War Fort was built nearby.Map (db m188576) HM
36New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — Schauber House
On Ashdown Road at Old Schauber Road, on the left when traveling north on Ashdown Road.
1806 Federal home of David (1773-1843) and Maphlet Schauber and their 12 children.Map (db m129108) HM
37New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Lake — Weeks Homestead
On Ruhle Road South north of Sage Court, on the right when traveling north.
Purchased December 10, 1808 by pioneer James Weeks, is being farmed by the eighth generation of the Weeks-Ruhle-Roerig Family. Designated a Malta Landmark 1997Map (db m213920) HM
38New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Anchor Diamond Parkat Hawkwood
Near Middle Line Road (County Route 59) at Saratoga Road (New York State Route 50), on the left when traveling north.
Welcome! We invite you to enjoy Anchor Diamond Park at Hawkwood, a 246-acre, forever-wild preserve held in partnership between Saratoga PLAN and the Town of Ballston. A generous gift from the will of Mr. Frank Schidzick to the Town of . . . Map (db m140710) HM
39New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Ballston Center
On Middle Line Road at Charlton Road, on the left when traveling north on Middle Line Road.
Samuel Southard Tavern - early graveyard - post office -blacksmith shop - stores. George Washington rode through in 1783Map (db m127035) HM
40New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Ballston Church
On Middle Line Road at Charlton Road, on the right on Middle Line Road.
Congregation formed 1771 by Rev. Eliphalet Ball. Fourth house of worship built 1859. Church burned in Oct 1993 Steeple saved. Rebuilt to the glory of God in 1994Map (db m127033) HM
41New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Birthplace of Abner Doubleday
On Washington Street at Fenwick Street, on the right on Washington Street.
Birthplace Major-Gen Abner Doubleday Ballston Spa June 26 1819 Founder of Baseball 1839 A Civil War Hero at Battle of Gettysburg 1863 Map (db m65261) HM
42New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Captain Abner DoubledayMajor General, United States Army
On Front Street near Court Street, on the right when traveling west.
Born on June 26, 1819 in Ballston Spa, N.Y. he resided in his childhood at a home located at the corner of Washington and Fenwick, a few blocks from here. He attended schools at Auburn and Cooperstown, NY. He was an 1842 graduate of the . . . Map (db m64584) HM WM
43New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Colonial Inn
On Middleline Road, on the right when traveling north.
This building erected in 1797 was for many years a public tavernMap (db m127040) HM
44New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — County Seat
On West High Street at Bath Street, on the right when traveling west on West High Street.
The county seat moved from Ballston Center to Ballston Spa in 1817. This county complex was dedicated on 9/21/1968.Map (db m127528) HM
45New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Dunning Street Common
On Dunning Street at U.S. 9, on the right when traveling east on Dunning Street.
Given by Michael Dunning. Parade ground for militia training in the Revolution. Preserved as village green for grazing, horse races and other town festivities.Map (db m129066) HM
46New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — East Line
On Eastline Road at 67, on the right when traveling north on Eastline Road.
An early community ca. 1780 shared by Malta & Ballston Townships. ME. church built 1809. Nearby was a hotel, a tavern, by 1837 a R.R. stopMap (db m127123) HM
47New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Here in 1800 / Here in 1900
On Front Street at Fairgrounds Ave. when traveling west on Front Street.
Here in 1800 A Bathing Green, Bath House And Mineral Spring Were Used By Visitors From Six Boarding Houses and Five Private Summer Homes. Here In 1900 Shoppers Going to Front St. And Workers Walking Through The Tunnel . . . Map (db m65729) HM
48New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Home of George Scott
On Middleline Road, on the right when traveling north.
Settled here 1774. British and Indians attacked 1780. Scott was tomahawked and house was pillaged. He died in 1785.Map (db m127527) HM
49New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Home of Jonathan Filer
On Middle Line Road, on the left when traveling north.
Partially burned in Ballston invasion of 1780. Braided Indian torch found here. Family escaped and hid nearby.Map (db m128984) HM
50New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — McCrea Hill
On New York State Route 50, on the right when traveling north.
Brothers James, Sam, & Wm. McCrea built near here 1771. James and Sam fought for Rev. War. Wm. sided with British. Sister Jane martyred 1777.Map (db m127211) HM
51New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — New Yorker Submariners Memorial
On New York State Route 50 at Front Street, on the right when traveling south on State Route 50.
Shipmates on Eternal Patrol ( 430 names are listed )Map (db m145382) WM
52New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Riley-Allen Cobblestone House
On Malta Avenue, on the left when traveling west.
C.1830. Type of structure rare in this area. Owned by Philip Riley & heirs 1857- 1971. Home of Robert R. and Melinda A. Allen since 1974.Map (db m129060) HM
53New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Samuel Davis MD
On Middle Line Road, on the left when traveling north.
Born 1765 - Died 1840 Practiced medicine from here for 50 years. House was a station on the Underground Railroad.Map (db m127073) HM
54New York, Saratoga County, Ballston Spa — Site of
On Middle Line Road, on the left when traveling north.
First courthouse and jail of Saratoga County. Erected 1796 destroyed by fire, 1816Map (db m127070) HM
55New York, Saratoga County, Barkersville — BarkersvilleChristian Church
On Barkersville Road (County Route 16) at Clute Mills Road, on the right when traveling north on Barkersville Road.
Founded May 3rd 1845 Land donated by the Barker and Carpentier familiesMap (db m131063) HM
56New York, Saratoga County, Barkersville — Barkersville
On Barkersville Road (County Route 16) at Fayville Road (County Route 13), on the left when traveling north on Barkersville Road.
Originally Barker's Hollow settled in 1796 by David & Samuel Barker, who established several waterpowered saw & grist mills, a tannery & shoe shop on this site.Map (db m131132) HM
57New York, Saratoga County, Batchellerville — Great Sacandaga Lake
On South Shore Road (County Route 7), on the right when traveling south.
Great Sacandaga Lake Created in 1930 as the Sacandaga Reservoir. Ten communities were lost or partially lost to the rising waters. Map (db m131535) HM
58New York, Saratoga County, Batchellerville — S. Batcheller Home
On South Shore Road (County Route 7) at Del Golia Road, on the right when traveling north on South Shore Road.
Built 1820's by Lumber Businessman Sherman Batcheller. Later owned by Lucian Degolia owner of large washboard and woodenware shop in back. Map (db m45746) HM
59New York, Saratoga County, Bemis Heights — NY-15 — Gen. Henry Knox Trail
On U.S. 4 at New York State Route 32, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 4.
Through this place passed Gen. Henry Knox in the winter of 1775-1776 to deliver to Gen. George Washington at Cambridge the train of artillery from Fort Ticonderoga used to force the British Army to evacuate Boston Erected by The State of New York . . . Map (db m9792) HM
60New York, Saratoga County, Bemis Heights — The Second Battle Begins
Near Saratoga National Battlefield Road, on the left when traveling north.
After winning the September 19th battle at Freeman's Farm, General Brgoyne ordered his army to dig in about a quarter mile north of here. He hoped that reinforcements would soon come north from New York City. Weeks passed but no help came. Time . . . Map (db m210705) HM
61New York, Saratoga County, Burnt Hills — Bettys Family
On Kingsley Road, on the left when traveling north.
Joseph died 1804 and Abigail died 1791 local innkeepers and unfortunate parents of Joseph, convicted traitor & spy who was hung in 1782Map (db m128976) HM
62New York, Saratoga County, Burnt Hills — Burnt Hills Baptist Church
On Kingsley Road, on the left when traveling north.
Founded 1783. Present church built 1839. Hillside Cemetery adjoining. 1st burial 1782.Map (db m127529) HM
63New York, Saratoga County, Burnt Hills — Centennial Barn
On Goode Street, on the right when traveling south.
Built by barn raising in 1900 on C. Van Vorst Farm. Later run by David Garrison. Origin of BH-BL Rotary-1950. Known as Laur Lin Dee Farm.Map (db m129241) HM
64New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — CharltonEst. 1792
On Stage Road, on the right.
Historic District Boundary. Jesse Conde Settled here in 1774Map (db m126739) HM
65New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Charlton
On Maple Avenue, on the right when traveling east.
Est. 1792 Historic District Boundary William Clark settled here 1786Map (db m126740) HM
66New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — CharltonEst. 1792
On Jockey Street, on the right when traveling south.
Historical District Boundary. Eli Northrup settled here in 1785Map (db m126741) HM
67New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — CharltonEst. 1792
On Charlton Road, on the right when traveling east.
Historic District Boundary. Dr. William Mead settled here in 1794Map (db m126742) HM
68New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — CharltonEst. 1792
On Charlton Road, on the right when traveling west.
Historic District Boundary. Thomas Brown settled here in 1786Map (db m127726) HM
69New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Charlton Academy
On Charlton Road, on the right.
Founded 1859, by Rev. James Crocker, destroyed by fire April 1948. Donated by Charlton GrangeMap (db m126385) HM
70New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Charlton Museum
On Maple Road, on the right.
St. Paul's Episopal Church Built 1804 Dist#8 School 1859-1948 Charlton Historical Society First Meeting Jan 17, 1966Map (db m126743) HM
71New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Conde CreekSawmill Site
On New York State Route 147, on the right.
Here 1800 stood a sawmill built and operated by Simon I. Van PattenMap (db m126934) HM
72New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Gonzalez Home
On Western Avenue, on the right when traveling west.
Here, in 1782, Joseph Gonzalez and son Emanuel were killed and scalped by St. Regis Indians. His son John was taken captive.Map (db m131240) HM
73New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Harmony Corners
On New York State Route 67 at Peaceable Street, on the right when traveling west on State Route 67.
School District #9 - 1865-1962 Harmony Hall built 1892 by Patrons of Industry Farmers Club organized 1903 Harmony Community Center 1989 Map (db m126929) HM
74New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Jeremiah Smith Cemetery
On Swaggertown Road, on the left when traveling south.
Earliest recorded Burial: Elisha Hawley - Born 1780 Died 1797. This plot of ground set aside as a burial ground by Jeremiah Smith from his farm (small lot #4, 200 acres of the 5,000 acre tract). Smith purchased this land on November 3, 1774 of the . . . Map (db m126542) HM
75New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — John W. Taylor
On Charlton Road at Valentine Road on Charlton Road.
Birthplace of John W. Taylor Mar. 1784 -Sept. 1854 Twice Speaker -U.S. House of Representatives N.Y. Senator-Assemblyman.Map (db m126728) HM
76New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — 475 — Pine Grove
On Stage Road, on the right when traveling north.
Burials from 1776. Incorp. 1848. Some stones relocated from Presbyterian Church 1878. Revolutionary War, Civil War, other veterans buried here.Map (db m126835) HM
77New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Presbyterian Church
On Charlton Road near 769 County Road 51.
Organized Jan 3, 1788 by settlers from Freehold Monmouth Co. New Jersey. Present Edifice built 1852-53Map (db m126733) HM
78New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Scotch Church
On Amsterdam Road (New York State Route 67) at Sacandaga Road (New York State Route 147), on the right when traveling east on Amsterdam Road.
Presbyterian church founded by Scottish settlers - 1792. Present Victorian-Gothic structure dedicated in 1881. Cemetery established 1778. National Historic Site 1998 Map (db m62717) HM
79New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Scotch Street
On New York State Route 147, on the left when traveling north.
Scottish settlement 1775 cemetery 1778, church 1792 farms, School #2, blacksmith cooper, ice harvesting, store sawmill, telephone exchangeMap (db m126928) HM
80New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Slab Troy
On Stage Road, on the right when traveling south.
5,000 acre tract once a hamlet of mills & trades located on the Alplaus Kill. Little Troy School Dist. #7 New Stage Road bridge 1967Map (db m126945) HM
81New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — Stage Run1802-1843
On Jockey Street, on the right when traveling south.
Jerome Farm near this road. Birthplace of Isaac Jerome, great grandfather of Sir Winston Churchill. October 26, 1786Map (db m126544) HM
82New York, Saratoga County, Charlton — The Charlton School
On Lake Hill Road, on the right when traveling west.
Founded 1895 by John S. Hawley as the Charlton Industrial Farm School for Troubled Boys. Burned April 2, 1938. Rebuilt for young women in 1955.Map (db m126841) HM
83New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Asa Clark Housec. 1845
On Vischer Ferry Road, on the right.
Gothic Revival home built by Asa and Eliza Clark.Map (db m136454) HM
84New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Best House
On Vischer Ferry Road (County Route 90) north of Stony Brook Drive, on the right when traveling north.
1815 Federal Home of Abraham Best Family From Claverack, Columbia County, N.Y. He Died in 1871 at age 81. Map (db m34759) HM
85New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Church c. 1795
On Clifton Park Center Road.
Site of Clifton Park Dutch Reformed Church. Referred to as “North Church.” Sold in 1862 and dismantled.Map (db m136451) HM
86New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Church, c. 1788
On Vischer Ferry Road (County Route 90), on the right when traveling north.
Site of Grooms Church. Mother of Methodist Churches in area. 3rd bldg on site built 1834. Used until 1960, burned 1975.Map (db m136455) HM
87New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Clifton Park
On Old State 146, on the right when traveling west.
This hamlet was a major stopping point on the plank road between Waterford and Ballston Spa during the 19th CenturyMap (db m127315) HM
88New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Clifton Park Center
On Vischer Ferry Road (County Route 90) at Clifton Park Center Road, on the right when traveling north on Vischer Ferry Road.
Area named to distinguish it from Clifton Park Village. Geographical center of town.Map (db m136452) HM
89New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Clifton Park Center Baptist Church
On Clifton Park Center Road near Addison Way, on the right when traveling west.
Church, C. 1830 Clifton Park Center Baptist Church Formed 1794 By Abijah Peck, Whose Home Is Located Across The Road. Map (db m117280) HM
90New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Clifton Park Village HotelStevens’ Tavern
On Old State 149 at U.S. 9, on the right when traveling west on Old State 149.
Constructed circa 1821 by Ephraim Stevens. 1859 owned by Isaac Rogers.Map (db m127318) HM
91New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Clutes Dry Dock
Near Riverview Road.
Volvyder's Dry Dock, 1825. Re-established by Nicholas Clute, 1852. Canal boats built and repaired here. Settlement abandoned 1907. Map (db m49876) HM
92New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Erie Canal
On Riverview Road, on the right when traveling east.
Canal Dug in 1822 and enlarged in 1842. Remains of both canals are evident. Opened from Albany to Buffalo, 1825.Map (db m12059) HM
93New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Hotel c. 1790
On Old Route 146 at U.S. 9, on the right when traveling west on Old Route 146.
Stop on Plank Road Turnpike from Waterford To Jonesville and Ballston Spa. Served as Court House, Jail and Dance Hall Map (db m136089) HM
94New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Hotel Site
On Main Street at MacElroy Road, on the left when traveling north on Main Street.
Site of hotel built by James Jones, c. 1820 destroyed by fire in 1915. Stage coach stop on plank road - Waterford Turnpike.Map (db m129004) HM
95New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Irish House
On Vischer Ferry Road, on the left when traveling north.
C. 1795 home of Abner Irish family from Armenia, Dutchess County, N.Y. He died in 1825 at age 77.Map (db m136444) HM
96New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Jonesville Academy 1836-76
On Main Street when traveling south.
Private Boarding School Offering an Academic, Commercial, Classical and "Ornamental" Education. 181 Students in 1852. Map (db m70265) HM
97New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — L. Garnsey House
On New York State Route 146, on the right when traveling west.
c. 1830 home of Levi Garnsey family. Sold to Barney Caldwell in 1868, and still owned and farmed by desc. in 1995Map (db m125399) HM
98New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Peck House
On Clifton Park Center Road, on the right when traveling west.
C. 1807 Home Of Abijah Peck (1758-1848) Founder And First Pastor Of Clifton Park Center Baptist Church Map (db m117451) HM
99New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — School c. 1860
On Moe Road at Grooms Road, on the right when traveling south on Moe Road.
School No. 5, one of 16 school districts in Clifton Park. Used until 1950 when Shenendehowa was formed.Map (db m154737) HM
100New York, Saratoga County, Clifton Park — Shopmyer House
On Vischer Ferry Road (County Route 90), on the right when traveling north.
1948 Tudor style house built near site of Thompson Home, a free black family possibly involved in the underground railroadMap (db m136459) HM

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Jan. 30, 2023