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Port Henry in Essex County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company

 
 
Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
1. Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company Marker
Inscription.

Part of Franklin Patent 1765.
Built ca. 1875 Donated to
town of Moriah in 1959.

 
Erected 2015 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 273.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 44° 2.591′ N, 73° 27.499′ W. Marker is in Port Henry, New York, in Essex County. Marker is on Park Place east of Main Street (New York State Route 9N/22), on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Now the Moriah Town Office. Marker is at or near this postal address: 38 Park Place, Port Henry NY 12974, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Witherbee Park and Town Hall (a few steps from this marker); Industrial Shoreline (within shouting distance of this marker); Realizing a Dream: the Rolling Stock Display (within shouting distance of this marker); Lake Champlain & Moriah Railroad: The "Elsie and Em" (within shouting distance of this marker); A Busy Iron Port (within
Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
2. Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company and Marker
shouting distance of this marker); The 1929 Lake Champlain Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); LC&M Caboose (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Henry.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Port Henry-Moriah Official Website. (Submitted on October 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The Historic and Architectural Resources of the Town of Moriah, Essex County NY. (Submitted on October 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceMan-Made Features
 
Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 8, 2017
3. Office Building of Witherbee and Sherman Iron Ore Company
Now the Moriah Town Office
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on October 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 92 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 16, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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