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Wurtsboro in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wurtsboro

 
 
Wurtsboro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
1. Wurtsboro Marker
Inscription. Named for Maurice Wurts, president and one of the founders of Delaware and Hudson Canal. It was built to haul coal to Tidewater.
 
Erected 1936 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 41° 34.41′ N, 74° 29.014′ W. Marker is in Wurtsboro, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wurtsboro NY 12790, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Original Snubbing (here, next to this marker); Site of Yaugh House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ulster County (approx. 6.8 miles away); Mapes Cemetery (approx. 6.9 miles away); Corwin Farm (approx. 8.8 miles away); Erie RR Station (approx. 9.3 miles away); Edmund S. Lloyd (approx. 9.4 miles away); Hotel Site (approx. 9.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wurtsboro.
 
Also see . . .  . (Submitted on October 2, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.)
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Wurtsboro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
2. Wurtsboro Marker
View of Delaware and Hudson Canal bed looking southwest.
Wurtsboro Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
3. Wurtsboro Marker
View just east of marker looking south.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 230 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on October 2, 2016.
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