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Irondequoit in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Our Irondequoit

 
 
Our Irondequoit Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
1. Our Irondequoit Marker
Inscription.
Our Irondequoit
melon was developed here
on the Wm. Sutton farm. Its
seed was first sold 1899.
Very famous for its taste.
Wiped out by blight 1940s.

 
Erected by Irondequoit Grange No. 849.
 
Location. 43° 11.794′ N, 77° 35.741′ W. Marker is in Irondequoit, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on East Ridge Road (County Route 241) west of Brambury Drive, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 845 East Ridge Road, Rochester NY 14621, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Here Stands one of the Oldest Pieces of Earth (approx. 1.3 miles away); Cobblestone Blacksmith Shop (approx. 1.3 miles away); Pioneer Home (approx. 1.3 miles away); Grant Homestead (approx. 1.4 miles away); Swayne's Corners (approx. 1.8 miles away); Samuel Torres (approx. 1.9 miles away); a different marker also named Samuel Torres (approx. 1.9 miles away); Kelsey's Landing (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Irondequoit.
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
2. Southward
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
3. Eastward
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 163 times since then and 17 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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