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Weedsport in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Weed's Basin

 
 
Weed's Basin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
1. Weed's Basin Marker
Inscription.
Cayuga County
Weed's Basin
named after Elihu and Edward
Weed who constructed a
basin on Old Erie Canal
1821. P.O. established 1822
Weedsport Inc. village 1831
Village of Weedsport

 
Erected by Village of Weedsport.
 
Location. 43° 2.891′ N, 76° 33.799′ W. Marker is in Weedsport, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of South Seneca Street (New York State Route 34) and Furnace Street, on the right when traveling north on South Seneca Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8896 South Seneca Street, Weedsport NY 13166, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Town of Brutus (within shouting distance of this marker); Firehouse (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); God's Acre (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Erie Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away); a different marker also named The Erie Canal (approx. mile away); The Boom Years (approx. mile away); Conduit For Ideas (approx. mile away); William McCreedy (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Weedsport.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
2. Northward
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
3. Southward
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 299 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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