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Murray in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Transit Line

 
 
The Transit Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
1. The Transit Line Marker
Inscription.
The Transit Line
This boulder marks the boundary line between
The Holland Purchase →
and
← The Connecticut Tract
as established in 1798

 
Erected 1927 by Orleans Chapter D. A. R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 43° 17.336′ N, 78° 6.92′ W. Marker is in Murray, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is at the intersection of Ridge Road West (New York State Route 104) and Transit Road (County Route 64), on the right when traveling east on Ridge Road West. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 15546 Ridge Road West, Albion NY 14411, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Balcom's Mills (approx. 2.2 miles away); Home of Katherine Belle Rowley (approx. 2.5 miles away); Pioneer Settler (approx. 3.2 miles away); Gaines District No.5 1849 School House (approx. 3.7 miles away); At Left: Cobblestone House / At Right: Cobblestone House (approx. 3.8 miles away);
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
2. Eastward
Cobblestones (approx. 3.8 miles away); Mount Albion Cemetery (approx. 3.9 miles away); In Memory of the Men Who Fell (approx. 3.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
3. Westward
Town of Gaines sign ahead on right.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 153 times since then and 3 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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