Pembroke in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Town of Pembroke
Location. 42° 59.597′ N, 78° 24.272′ W. Marker is in Pembroke, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Road (New York State Route 5) and Allegheny Road (New York State Route 77), on the right when traveling west on Main Road. Click for map. Marker is on the front lawn of the Town of Pembroke offices, set back from Main Road, NY 5. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1145 Main Road, Corfu NY 14036, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as 1800 Brick House 1963 (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Buffalo Road Cemetery (approx. 0.7 miles away); General Ely Samuel Parker 1828-1895 (approx. 2.2 miles away); First United Presbyterian Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Morrot's Boulder Amusement Park (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Holland Purchase (approx. 4 miles away); Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 4.8 miles away); Treaty of 1857 (approx. 5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pembroke.
More about this marker. The "1800 Brick House 1963" marker is at the southeast corner of the intersection. The intersection is south of Exit 48A (NY 77) on Interstate 90.
Regarding Town of Pembroke. The "Holland Purchase" on the marker refers to the Holland Land Company, which is the company that purchased western New York State. "Alabama" on the marker is the Town of Alabama, NY in the northwest corner of Genesee County. The Tonawanda Indian Reservation is Seneca, of the Iroquois Confederation.
Also see . . . Holland Land Company - Wikipedia. (Submitted on October 6, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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