Sonyea in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Sonyea Shaker Community
Became Craig Colony
for epileptics 1894
Erected by New York State Education Department.
Location. 42° 41.165′ N, 77° 50.07′ W. Marker is in Sonyea, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is on Sonyea Road (New York State Route 36) ¼ mile east of Ridge Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is by the grounds of the Groveland Correctional Facility. Marker is in this post office area: Dansville NY 14437, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Site of the Groveland Shaker Community (approx. ¾ mile away); This Park Dedicated to the Men of 3rd U.S. Marines (approx. 2.8 miles away); In Honor of the Mount Morris Veterans (approx. 2.8 miles away); The Genesee Valley (approx. 2.9 miles away); Birthplace of Francis Bellamy (approx. 3 miles away); John W. Powell (approx. 3.4 miles away); Mary S. Howell (approx. 3.5 miles away); Francis Bellamy Memorial Park (approx. 3.6 miles away).
More about this marker. The "Sonyea" zip code 14556 is exclusively for the state prison.
Also see . . . Groveland Correctional Facility - Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 26, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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