Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780

Caughnawaga 1667 - 1780 (HM14LD)

Location: Amsterdam, NY 12010 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 57.199', W 74° 22.58'

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Caughnawaga
1667 - 1780
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Site of Mohawk Indian Turtle Clan village 1667-1693
Jesuit Mission of St. Peter 1669-1684
Home of Kateri Tekakwitha
"Lilly of the Mohawks"1667-1677
Mohican attack repulsed 1669
Destoryed in French raid 1693
Settled by Dutch prior to 1750
Caughnawaga Reformed Dutch
Church built 1763
First Valley Revolutionary clash
Here at Raising of Liberty Pole 1775
Great Review of 3000
Continentals and Militia 1776
Two Tory-Indian raids 1780
Erected by State of New York 1933
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HM NumberHM14LD
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Year Placed1933
Placed ByThe State of New York
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 11:47am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 550872 N 4755819
Decimal Degrees42.95331667, -74.37633333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 57.199', W 74° 22.58'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 57' 11.94" N, 74° 22' 34.80" W
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Area Code(s)518
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Broadway, Amsterdam NY 12010, US
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