Southwest Corner of Stockade

Southwest Corner of Stockade (HMLNR)

Location: Schenectady, NY 12305 Schenectady County
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N 42° 48.902', W 73° 56.929'

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Southwest Corner of Stockade, was twenty-eight feet South, from a point one hundred feet west, of this tablet. A blockhouse or fort, containing the royal flagstaff, stood in this angle of stockade, and was burned on night of massacre, Feb. 8-9, 1690. Seven persons were then killed, and six taken prisoners, near the corner of these streets. Centennial Tablet, March 16, 1898.
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Year Placed1898
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Date Added Sunday, October 5th, 2014 at 1:51am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 585937 N 4740810
Decimal Degrees42.81503333, -73.94881667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 48.902', W 73° 56.929'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 48' 54.12" N, 73° 56' 55.74" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 12 State St, Schenectady NY 12305, US
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