Sisters' Workshop (1840)

Sisters' Workshop (1840) (HM26FL)

Location: Albany, NY 12211 Albany County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 44.51', W 73° 48.703'

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On this location was a large 3 1/2 sto[r]y stone building. Here Shaker Sisters did spinning, weaving, and sewing. Journal entries indicate that Sister Polly wove 3350 Shaker bonnets in this building.
The building was the only stone building razed by the County. Today the herb garden is located within the foundation of the original Sisters' Workshop.
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HM NumberHM26FL
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Placed ByShaker Heritage Society of Albany, New York
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, March 30th, 2018 at 7:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 597260 N 4732831
Decimal Degrees42.74183333, -73.81171667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 44.51', W 73° 48.703'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 44' 30.6" N, 73° 48' 42.18" W
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Area Code(s)518, 212
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 3 Meeting House Rd, Albany NY 12211, US
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