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At this pass was fought theBattle of Fort AnneJuly 8 - 1777Here Burgoyne was first checked in his victorious march by a fierce all day battle with the Americans which delayed the British and made possible their defeat at Saratoga.This tablet is er…
65 of 134 Civil War Veterans enlisted here in Co. E 123 Regt. N.Y.S. Vol.Aug. 22, 1862
Gov. Clinton gave this land to Baptist Society, 1798.Log Meeting House, 1788, stood 50 feet to the south, church erected here, 1805.
A small fort was built near here in the 1750's, known as the Four Mile Post as it was four miles from Fort Edward.
First State entomologist, 1854-71. Pioneer in study of crop pests and their control.
Named for Ezekiel Smith, c. 1825. He and his brother Israel operated a store and tavern in the hamlet. At one time there were several hotels, stores, a school, Post Office, a church and railroad station in the neighborhood. There was a canal boat …
Named for William Vaughn, who opened a store and tavern at the corners around 1800. Until the late 1830's a Post Office was located here. A masonic Lodge was held at the corners, starting in 1820, in the home of Salmasius Bardwell.
The first burial here is believed to be John Jones, who was the first settler of the Town of Kingsbury to pass away here, 1772. There are veterans of the Revolutionary War and Civil War, buried in this cemetery.Maintained by the Town of Kingsbury.…
The first settler of this neighborhood was Oliver Colvin, who came here in 1766, and was the second pioneer of the Town of Kingsbury. At one time there were two churches, a school, Post Office, several taverns, hotels, stores, and mills located in…
This stone chair was placed a few yards from this spot in 1841. Who placed it here and why is unknown. However, it may have been a guide post for the Underground Railway. The drawings below were carved on the back of the chair.
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