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Henrietta in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The West Henrietta Village

 
 
The West Henrietta Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 12/20112
1. The West Henrietta Village Marker
Inscription. On this crossroads of West Henrietta and Erie Station Roads arose an early settlement known as the West Henrietta Village. It was critical to the development of the Town of Henrietta, NY.

Early Buildings:
Chapman Hotel built 1821; second hotel built 1831 known as The Cartwright Inn. Early store built 1831 replaced by Edison block building after fire. West Henrietta Baptist Church built 1838. 1862 District School No. 8, now W. Henrietta Firehouse & U.S. Post Office. Henrietta Grange built 1904, & St. Mark Lutheran Church established 1902. North of crossroad - 1832 Post Cobblestone House and three-story 1830 cobblestone housing blacksmith & carriage manufacturing shops.
 
Erected 2005 by Town of Henrietta, NY.
 
Location. 43° 2.431′ N, 77° 39.698′ W. Marker is in Henrietta, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of West Henrietta Road (New York State Route 15) and Erie Station Road, on the left when traveling south on West Henrietta Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Henrietta NY 14467, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. West Henrietta Farm (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); District No. 6

The West Henrietta Village Marker as seen facing west towards 15 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 12/20112
2. The West Henrietta Village Marker as seen facing west towards 15
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Genesee Valley (approx. 2.8 miles away); The East Henrietta Village (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Headmaster's House and the Monroe Academy (approx. 2.8 miles away); Chili Cobblestone School Museum (approx. 3.2 miles away); Joseph Morgan (approx. 3.8 miles away); Cox Ferry (approx. 4.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Henrietta.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
The West Henrietta Village Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, 7.
3. The West Henrietta Village Marker
The West Henrietta Village Marker as seen facing south on 15 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 12/20112
4. The West Henrietta Village Marker as seen facing south on 15
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 276 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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