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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Town of Peru, New York

 
Clickable Map of Clinton 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 Clinton County, NY (104) Essex County, NY (189) Franklin County, NY (51) Chittenden County, VT (125) Grand Isle County, VT (12)  ClintonCounty(104) Clinton County (104)  EssexCounty(189) Essex County (189)  FranklinCounty(51) Franklin County (51)  ChittendenCountyVermont(125) Chittenden County (125)  GrandIsleCounty(12) Grand Isle County (12)
Location of Town of Peru, New York
    Clinton County (104)
    Essex County (189)
    Franklin County (51)
    Chittenden County, Vermont (125)
    Grand Isle County, Vermont (12)
 
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1New York (Clinton County), Town of Peru — Battle of Valcour
11 October 1776. Across this strait a small colonial fleet fought the British to a standstill causing a 3 day running conflict that delayed the British advance to divide the colonies. This action allowed time for the Americans to rebuild their . . . — Map (db m108649) HM
2New York (Clinton County), Town of Peru — Port Jackson
Est. by Robt. Platt ca. 1820 This busy Lake Champlain port was an important transportation hub for both people and goods during the 1800's. — Map (db m108681) HM
3New York (Clinton County), Town of Peru — Robert Platt Home
Robt. Platt, Mem. NYS Assembly 1814-15, built this home in 1809 on 700 acres given by his father, Zephaniah, founder of Plattsburgh. — Map (db m108682) HM
4New York (Clinton County), Town of Peru — To Site of Peru Blockhouse
One of five erected in northern New York in 1794 as a refuge for settlers from Indian attacks. — Map (db m108683) HM
 
 
  
 
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