Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Bank

 
 
First Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
1. First Bank Marker
Inscription.
Site of the
First Bank
in this county
"The
Chautauque County
Bank"
Erected 1831
Burned 1861
It greatly aided
the early development
of the entire region.

 
Erected 1927 by Jamestown Centennial Commission, State of New York.
 
Location. 42° 5.733′ N, 79° 14.476′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of West 2nd Street and North Main Street, on the left when traveling east on West 2nd Street. Click for map. 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. James Prendergast (a few steps from this marker); Great Fire of 1861 (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Store (within shouting distance of this marker); Stage Stop (within shouting distance of this marker); "Allen's Opera House" (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Jamestown Furniture Exposition Building (about 300 feet away); Birthplace of Lucille Ball (about 400 feet away); Chautauqua County Political Equality Club (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
First Bank Marker & Site image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 22, 2016
2. First Bank Marker & Site
Marker is fixed to the building near the corner at right. For the front of the building, see the James Prendergast marker a few steps away.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 148 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
Paid Advertisement