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Saugerties historical survey book contains “fascinating” anecdotes about the properties listed in it

Saugerties historical survey book contains “fascinating” anecdotes about the properties listed in it

Describing the survey book as a “book of stories,” Town Historian Audrey Klinkenberg said there are stories of the commissioners of the Town of Saugerties laying out the roads. “There are stories of the people who were aggrieved because the roads were being laid out through their meadows and fields. In one case, over on Mynderse Street, a potato patch.”

Historic Saugerties farm up for sale

Historic Saugerties farm up for sale

The historically significant Snyder Farm, located on Rt. 212, includes the family’s stone house built in the 1800s, a farm house across the road, one of the few remaining barns built in the Dutch manner, and of course its sledding hill used by generations of Saugerties youngsters each winter.