Batavia in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Town of Batavia
originally included the
entire Holland Purchase,
3.3 million acres in
Western New York
Erected 2002 by Genesee County Bicentennial Committee.
Location. 43° 0.432′ N, 78° 13.847′ W. Marker is in Batavia, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on West Main Street Road (New York State Route 5 at milepost 12.1), on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located just west of Kiwanis Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3609 West Main Road, Batavia NY 14020, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Early Cemetery (approx. 1.8 miles away); Capt. Charles F. Rand (approx. 2.1 miles away); Batavia (approx. 2.1 miles away); Paolo Busti Monument (approx. 2.1 miles away); In Memory of the Soldiers Sailors and Marines of Genesee County (approx. 2.3 miles away); Genesee County Courthouse (approx. 2.3 miles away); Centennial Park (approx. 2.3 miles away); Genesee County (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Batavia.
Also see . . . Batavia, New York. Batavia is said to be the "Birthplace of Western New York". (Submitted on January 11, 2011.)
Categories. • Settlements & Settlers •
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