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

Pendleton

 
 
Pendleton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 20, 2014
1. Pendleton Marker
Notice the raised letters misspelling Pendleton at center and corrected by the paint. A donation sign is on the pole below the marker. The bridge at right is East Canal Road over Tonawanda Creek into Erie County. The creek will merge with the Erie Barge Canal a very short distance to the west from here.
Inscription.
Erie Canal village & portage
at Tonawanda Creek junction
Sylvester Pendleton Clark
first Postmaster & tavern
settled 1821

 
Erected 2014 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
 
Location. 43° 5.23′ N, 78° 43.697′ W. Marker is in Pendleton, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Washington Street near East Canal Road, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. North Tonawanda Creek Road is also part of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7030 Washington Street, Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Erie Canal at Amherst (approx. 0.2 miles away); Transit Road Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bigelow House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Williamsville School No.9 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Grand Erie Canal (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sweet Home Common School No.15 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Controlling Water in the Erie Canal (approx. 3.1 miles away); Town of Clarence - Swormville (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Pendleton.
 
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Pendleton Marker - Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 20, 2014
2. Pendleton Marker - Southward
East Canal Road bridge over Tonawanda Creek at left. North Tonawanda Creek Road behind marker and intersecting with East Canal Road.
Pendleton Marker - Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 20, 2014
3. Pendleton Marker - Westward
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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