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Jubilee Springs

1827 - 1898

 
 
Jubilee Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
1. Jubilee Springs Marker
The figure at the top of the marker is the Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society building.
Inscription. The Jubilee Springs began supplying water to the village of Black Rock in 1827. Wooden water mains fed pumps at various locations throughout the village. Today the spring supplies water to a small pond in Forest Lawn Cemetery. Black Rock Heritage Trail - 2011.
 
Erected 2011.
 
Location. 42° 56.198′ N, 78° 54.208′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Niagara Street (New York State Route 266) and Hamilton Street, on the left when traveling north on Niagara Street. Click for map. Marker is slightly north of the Hamilton Street intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1932 Niagara Street, Buffalo NY 14207, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Buffalo and Niagara Falls Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); Burning of Blackrock and Buffalo (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Black Rock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Black Rock Harbor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Market Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Market Square
Jubilee Springs Marker and Building image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
2. Jubilee Springs Marker and Building
Northward View
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Jacob Smith House and Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John's Church (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Buffalo.
 
Also see . . .  Jubilee Springs - Buffalo Architecture and History. (Submitted on June 19, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Charity & Public WorkSettlements & Settlers
 
Jubilee Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
3. Jubilee Springs Marker
Southward view
Jubilee Springs Building image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
4. Jubilee Springs Building
Jubilee Springs Building Plaque image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, June 7, 2014
5. Jubilee Springs Building Plaque
Erected for the Jubilee Water Commissioners of the Parrish Tract by the Bureau of Building, Dept Public works. Frank X. Argus, Chairman. David H. Justin. Henry H. Guenther.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. 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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