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

Gates

 
 
Gates Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
1. Gates Marker
Inscription. Established March 30, 1802 as part of Northampton. June 10, 1812 named for General Horatio Gates, hero of Saratoga, 1777. Subdivided into Gates and Greece March 22, 1822. Geographical center of Monroe County. "County Cornerstone"
 
Erected 1976 by County of Monroe.
 
Location. 43° 8.985′ N, 77° 41.637′ W. Marker is in Gates, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Buffalo Road (New York State Route 33) just west of Relim Blvd., on the right when traveling east. Click for map. This is one of two separate markers erected by the county of Monroe in the front yard of the Town of Gates Town Hall/Police Station. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14624, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town of Gates (a few steps from this marker); Harris Seed Farm (approx. 3 miles away); Henpeck (approx. 3.3 miles away); D. Matthew Brown, Jr. (approx. 3.3 miles away); Curtis Point (approx. 3.3 miles away); Susan B. Anthony House (approx. 3.3 miles away); Transformation of a Neighborhood (approx. 3.4 miles away); Site of Rochester City Hospital (approx. 3.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gates.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary
 
Both Town of Gates Markers in front of Town Hall image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
2. Both Town of Gates Markers in front of Town Hall
Gates Marker as seen facing west on Buffalo Rd. image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
3. Gates Marker as seen facing west on Buffalo Rd.
Gates Marker as seen facing east on Buffalo Rd. image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
4. Gates Marker as seen facing east on Buffalo Rd.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 227 times since then and 8 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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