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By Poestenkill Historical Society,Linda Sagendorf

Poestenkill, shaped from the northern half the township of Sand Lake, was once included in 1848 and is the youngest city in Rensselaer County. The identify Poestenkill comes from the Dutch and skill �foaming creek.� The Poestenkill Creek, which runs westerly and empties into the Hudson River, used to be the guts of water-powered within the town�s early years. whilst early settlers all started arriving and constructing the land, Poestenkill used to be divided into the 4 hamlets: Poestenkill, East Poestenkill, Ives Corners, and Barberville. via classic pictures, Poestenkill offers a glimpse of the town�s wealthy heritage and attracts generations wanting to event the wonderful thing about Poestenkill and the attraction of its people.

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