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Lockport in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wyndham Lawn

 
 
Wyndham Lawn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 9, 2014
1. Wyndham Lawn Marker
Inscription. Wyndham Lawn Home for Children was previously summer home of Governor Hunt
 
Erected 1935 by NY State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 11.321′ N, 78° 40.591′ W. Marker is in Lockport, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Old Niagara Road and Lake Ave (State Route 78), on the left when traveling east on Old Niagara Road. Click for map. Marker is northwest at the intersection of NY 78 and Old Niagara Road; the Odd Fellows home is southeast, a gas station is northeast. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6395 Old Niagara Road, Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. City of Lockport Medal of Honor Recipients (within shouting distance of this marker); Original Niagara Grape Vine (approx. mile away); Toll Gate Hill (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lockport (approx. half a mile away); The Lowertown Historic District (approx. mile away); Lockport Bank (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Lockport Residents Killed in World Wars I and II (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lockport War Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lockport.
 
Regarding Wyndham Lawn. Washington Hunt was a
Marker with Wyndham Lawn sign image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 9, 2014
2. Marker with Wyndham Lawn sign
Old gatehouse at left
Governor of New York and a Congressman. See links for more information. Washington Hunt Elementary School on Rogers Avenue in Lockport was closed in 2013 by the Lockport City School District due to declining enrollment. Another marker in Lockport related to Washington Hunt is for his law office that was moved to Ontario Street.
 
Also see . . .
1. New Directions Foundation - Wyndham Lawn. (Submitted on January 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Washington Hunt - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
3. Biographical Directory of US Congress - Washington Hunt. (Submitted on January 10, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkEducation
 
Old Gatehouse Entrance image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 9, 2014
3. Old Gatehouse Entrance
Stone Post at Old Gatehouse image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 9, 2014
4. Stone Post at Old Gatehouse
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 360 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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