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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

James Prendergast

 
 
James Prendergast Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
1. James Prendergast Marker
Inscription.
Here in 1811
James Prendergast
built a log house, saw
mill and dam, beginning
of Jamestown industry.
Buildings burned 1812.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 5.637′ N, 79° 14.943′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of West 2nd Street and Sprague Street on West 2nd Street. Click for map. The intersection is a transition from one street to the other. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. West Third Street Bridge (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Car Barns (about 600 feet away); First Burial Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Jamestown Underground Railroad Tableau (approx. 0.2 miles away); Baker Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Train (approx. mile away); Broadhead Power House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Log Cabin 1810 (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Northward from Sprague St. Bridge image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
2. Northward from Sprague St. Bridge
Marker at center. Chadakoin River.
James Prendergast Marker & Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
3. James Prendergast Marker & Site
Samuel A. Carlson Generating Station in background.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 167 times since then and 12 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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