Near This Spot

Near This Spot (HM18V0)

Location: Oriskany, NY 13424 Oneida County
Country: United States of America

N 43° 9.402', W 75° 19.893'

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— 40 mile route taken by Gen. Herkimer Aug. 3-6, 1777 —

40 mile route taken by Gen. Herkimer Aug. 3-6, 1777 for the relief of Fort Stanwix. The Battle of Oriskany Aug. 6, between Herkimer's men and St. Leger with his Indians was the turning point of the Revolution.

Near this spot
on the night of August 5, 1777,
General Herkimer
at the head of his column
made his final camp
before the Battle of Oriskany.
From this point
his runners were dispatched
to Fort Stanwix
Details
HM NumberHM18V0
Series This marker is part of the General Herkimer's 40 Mile March series
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Marker Number13
Year Placed1912
Placed ByBy the Oneida Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution of Utica
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 22nd, 2014 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 473044 N 4778269
Decimal Degrees43.15670000, -75.33155000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 43° 9.402', W 75° 19.893'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds43° 9' 24.12" N, 75° 19' 53.58" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)315
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 606-698 Utica St, Oriskany NY 13424, US
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