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

Howell's Tavern

Built 1808

 
 
Howell's Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
1. Howell's Tavern Marker
Inscription. Oldest clapboard house in Niagara County. Built by William Howell on 1801 log cabin site of Philip Beach, first settler. First town meeting held here.
 
Location. 43° 12.118′ N, 78° 50.344′ W. Marker is in Cambria, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) mile west of Wilson Cambria Road (New York State Route 425), on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is near the west end of the bridge over the east branch of Twelve Mile Creek. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3738 Ridge Road, Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. DEC. 19th, 1813 (approx. 0.8 miles away); North Ridge Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Soldier's Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1848 Root House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Randall Road Cemetery (approx. 3.8 miles away); Fowler Sawmill (approx. 4 miles away); Ransomville Schools (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Site Of Niagara Poultry Farm (approx. 4.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cambria.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
2. Westward
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
3. Eastward
Howell's Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
4. Howell's Tavern and Marker
The marker is small and may be covered by a bush in season. It is to the right of the empty flagpole.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 237 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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