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Canastota in Madison County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Great Auto Race

 
 
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By John Edwards, August 12, 2012
1. Great Auto Race Marker
Inscription.  1908 - Centennial - 2008 From New York to Paris. Racers arrived in Canastota Feb. 14th staying overnight. The U.S. team won the race.
 
Erected 2008 by Village of Canastota.
 
Location. 43° 4.655′ N, 75° 45.108′ W. Marker is in Canastota, New York, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of South Peterboro Street and Railroad Street, on the left when traveling north on South Peterboro Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 South Peterboro Street, Canastota, NY 13032, Canastota NY 13032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lewis Adamo (within shouting distance of this marker); Bruce Opera House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Reuben Perkins (about 600 feet away); Peterboro Street Lift Bridge (about 600 feet away); Canal Town (about 600 feet away); Enlarging the Erie Canal (about 700 feet away); Industrial Growth / Canalway Trail (about 700 feet away); Milton Delano (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canastota.
 
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By John Edwards, August 12, 2012
2. Great Auto Race Marker
 The Great Auto Race. (Submitted on August 16, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2012, by John Edwards of Orlando, Florida. This page has been viewed 406 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2012, by John Edwards of Orlando, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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