History NowMid-September of 1777 found an American army of 8,500 encamped on these uplands, called Bemis Heights. The soldiers worked feverishly building fortifications to block the Crown Forces marching from the north.
|Placed By||Saratoga National Historic Park, National Park Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 6:13pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 610756 N 4760077|
|Decimal Degrees||42.98530000, -73.64150000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 59.118', W 73° 38.49'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 59' 7.08" N, 73° 38' 29.40" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 73-87 Saratoga National Battlefield Rd, Stillwater NY 12170, US|
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