They came to Sacandaga
Read Online

They came to Sacandaga the story of Godfrey Shew, Fish House patriot by Donald J. Sawyer

  • 631 Want to read
  • ·
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Prospect Books in Prospect, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Shew, Godfrey -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 219-220.

Statementby Donald J. Sawyer ; ill. by John D. Mahaffy.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.S2696 Th, PS3569.A865 Th
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 220 p. :
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5202999M
ISBN 100913710067
LC Control Number75027827

Download They came to Sacandaga


The Great Sacandaga Lake (formerly the Sacandaga Reservoir) is a large lake situated in the Adirondack Park in northern New York in the United States. The lake has a surface area of about square miles ( km 2) at capacity, and the length is about 29 miles (47 km).Location: Adirondack Park, Fulton / Saratoga / . Dec 14,  · Adventures Around The Great Sacandaga Lake [Russell Dunn] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book is an imaginative, historical, exciting, and often humorous ride through the region in the southern Adirondacks that was forever changed when a river valley was transformed into the twenty-nine-mile-long Sacandaga Lake/5(2). Get this from a library! They came to Sacandaga: the story of Godfrey Shew, Fish House patriot. [Donald J Sawyer]. They Came to Fish - Volume I by Brighton, Raymond A. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

Donald J. Sawyer is the author of They Came to Sacandaga ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ). Film captures making of the Great Sacandaga Lake They came for the shows, rides, bowling alley and roller rink. (Photo: Town of Edinburg Historian) 6 of 46 Entrance to the Midway at Sacandaga Author: Leigh Hornbeck. If you would like to find more information on this early Fish House Families, see Donald Sawyer’s Book, “They came to see Sacandaga”. Location: This marker is located on Route in the hamlet of Fish House, on the south side of the road in the front of the old home. This is the last house in the hamlet before you cross the Fulton County. The land and roads where they once lived were covered in up to 70 feet of water. “The Sacandaga holds a bit of mystique,” says Roberts. That film documenting the fires came from the.

“They put the old valley to sleep,” one worker claimed during the transformation of the Sacandaga River Valley into the Great Sacandaga Lake in the s. It was a time when people thought they could do anything, when they believed they had power over nature . Jan 25,  · I should have took that fall trip to the Great Sacandaga I was going to take a pike fishing trip to the Great Sacandaga Lake in the fall but decided to put it off until the spring. What a fool I am, might not be any left. These are the 3 monsters taken there this month 26, 29 1/2 and 27 pounds. Adirondack Hearth, Home & More installed a gas insert in my old wood burning fireplace last winter. I absolutely love it! This week, I thought I saw a potential problem, panicked and called them. Josh came out to check it and it turned out to be nothing/5(32). Aug 24,  · Lazing along the West Branch of the Sacandaga River. By TOM WOODMAN For the casual and experienced paddler alike, one of the great joys of canoeing in the Adirondacks is to ease your way along a flat, meandering stream through open country. Though maybe not as well known as some northern routes with similar character, [ ].