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Roadside historic markers are our windows to the past. They educate us, they make us curious to investigate, or they provide a nice excuse to take a break and stretch our legs while we read what happened here.
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New York Historical MarkersHistoric New York - The Thousand Islands - Route 12, New York State

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A large marker located in a scenic rest stop west of Jacques Cartier State Park on Route 12. It highlights the Thousand Islands area, provides information on the recreation activities and commemorates the the Thousand Islands International Bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane

location: New York

date approved: 9/30/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersPalisades Historic District 1685 - Palisades, NY

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This plot of land for Palisades, now a hamlet within Orangetown, NY, was first issued by the colonial province of New Jersey.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New York

date approved: 9/14/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSwinburne Park - Albany, New York

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Western edge of the park is at the intersection of Clinton and Manning.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: New York

date approved: 8/30/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersOld and Weary - Utica, New York

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Sign is on the west side of French Road where the NYO&W once crossed French Road, just north of the North-South Arterial Highway, routes 5 and 8.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: New York

date approved: 8/30/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersCovered Bridge Pool

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This marker is in the Beaverkill DEC campground and Day Use Park, Beaverkill, NY?

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 8/30/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersThe Beaverkill Covered Bridge

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This marker summarized the adjacent bridge.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 8/30/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersHISTORIC NEW YORK - WATERTOWN REGION - Watertown, New York

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New York State Historical Area Markers located on Interstate 81, south of Watertown.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member mTn_biKer65

location: New York

date approved: 7/22/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersThe Headless Horseman Bridge - Sleepy Hollow, NY

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This sign marks the likely location of the bridge used in Washington Irving's tale, "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member NorStar

location: New York

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersFirst Court in the Old Chenango Village - Dickinson, NY

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NYS HM depicting the site of the First Court in Old Chenango Village in 1791.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 7/2/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSite of Peterson's Tavern - Binghamton, NY

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NYS Monument denoting the site of the first meeting place of the Town of Binghamton in 1834.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 6/20/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersHome of the Big Cheese - Sandy Hook, NY

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NYS HM denoting the creation of a 1400 lb, 11-foot round cheese for President Andrew Jackson.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New York

date approved: 6/1/2014

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersThe West Street Building - New York, NY

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This historical marker is located right next to Ground Zero and was placed in 2010.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 12/26/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersOld Merchants House - New York, NY

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This historical marker is located in the heart of the Big Apple.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New York

date approved: 12/26/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersEddie James

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Eddie James "Son" House Jr

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 12/26/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersPhoenicia Station - Phoenicia NY

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Located right outside of the Empire State Railway Museum

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: New York

date approved: 12/1/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersWashington's Headquarters - Plattekill Travel Plaza, I-87, NY

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Second of two large blue signs at the Plattekill Travel Plaza northbound on I-87.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/23/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersNewburgh Area - Plattekill Travel Plaza, I-87, NY

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This is one of two large blue signs at the Plattekill Travel Plaza.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/23/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSeward Seminary

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This sign is on a vacant lot near the old Genesee Hospital. Oneside of this sign is very faded and hard to read...the other side faces away from the street, with a fence around the area, making it hard to discover what this sign has to say.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/23/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSt Mary's Hospital

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More a driveway-side sign than a road-sign, this marker is on St. Mary's Hospital grounds. This is now an outpatient facility for Unity Health system. It closed it's doors as a hospital in the late 1990s.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/17/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersCatskills Mountains

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There is an identical marker at the New Baltimore travel plaza, just a few miles north of this northbound lane rest area on I-87.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/7/2013

last visited: 4/25/2014

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New York Historical MarkersCold Spring - Sleepy Hollow, NY

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This marker explains the fountain adjacent to it. The fountain doesn't work anymore, but the spring continues to run under it.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sagefemme

location: New York

date approved: 10/2/2013

last visited: 5/24/2014

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New York Historical MarkersOntario Drill Works

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Ontario Drill Works

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersFonda Rail Road

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Fonda RR

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ChileHead

location: New York

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersBritish Raid - Hopkinton, NY

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The British Raid historical marker in Hopkinton, NY is located at the intersection of Route 49 and 11B in Hopkinton, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/18/2013

last visited: never

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New York Historical MarkersSite of First Blast Furnace - Moriah, NY

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The site of the first blast furnace historical marker is located along route 9N in Moriah, NY.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New York

date approved: 9/18/2013

last visited: never

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