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Naples in Ontario County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Naples

 
 
Naples Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
1. Naples Marker
Inscription. Known as Watkinstown 1789 Named Middletown 1796 Midway between Canandaigua and Bath: Naples April 6, 1808
 
Location. 42° 36.344′ N, 77° 24.711′ W. Marker is in Naples, New York, in Ontario County. Marker is on Cohocton Street (New York State Route 21) mile west of South Main Street (New York State Route 21). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Naples NY 14512, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are within 17 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Church (approx. 1.6 miles away); Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas (approx. 1.6 miles away); a different marker also named Naples (approx. 1.6 miles away); First Presbyterian Church (approx. 8.5 miles away); Cohocton Valley (approx. 9 miles away); Marcus Whitman (approx. 14.3 miles away); Two Wheels on the Ground (approx. 16.6 miles away).
 
More about this marker. This marker is painted with this information on only the south side of the marker (driving into town).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Naples Marker as seen facing Northeast on Cohocton St. image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
2. Naples Marker as seen facing Northeast on Cohocton St.
Naples Marker as seen facing Southwest on Cohocton St. image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
3. Naples Marker as seen facing Southwest on Cohocton St.
As can be seen, the sign does not have the information painted on the village side. "See ya!" is a message to those leaving the village.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 198 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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