Le Roy in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Underground Railroad Route
Erected 2007 by Town of LeRoy.
Location. 43° 0.282′ N, 78° 0.871′ W. Marker is in Le Roy, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Keeney Road 0.1 miles south of Randall Road (County Route 8). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Le Roy NY 14482, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Jell-O Factory (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Jell-O Company (approx. 2.1 miles away); Keeney House (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Steeple / The Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Herman Le Roy's Mill (approx. 2.3 miles away); Ingham University Campus (approx. 2.3 miles away); Town of LeRoy (approx. 2.3 miles away); Le Roy House (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Le Roy.
More about this marker. Located on Keeney Road which is named after Calvin Keeney (the "father of the stringless bean") who bred the first stringless bean while working in Le Roy in 1894.
Regarding Underground Railroad Route.
Categories. • Abolition & Underground RR •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. This page has been viewed 1,181 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 8, 2011, by Pamela Scott of Brockport, New York. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.