Schaghticoke in 1840 – by Chris Kelly

Last week I began a portrait of our town as of 1840. I hope this will help my readers understand what it would have been like to live here at the time.

   As today, there was just one village in the town, then called Schaghticoke Point, grown up around the bustling mills in the gorge of the Hoosic River.

Read the article in the 01/21 edition.