Arkwright in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First Cheese Factory
in Chautauqua County
erected here in 1861 by
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1861.
Location. 42° 22.039′ N, 79° 13.788′ W. Marker is in Arkwright, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Bard Road (County Route 72) and Center Road (County Route 79), on the right when traveling east on Bard Road. Marker is in a locality named Griswold in the Canadaway Creek State Wildlife Management Area. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Cassadaga NY 14718, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The First Town Meeting (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dedicated to All (approx. 5 miles away); In Honor of All Those Citizens (approx. 5 miles away); Lily Dale Assembly (approx. 5.1 miles away); Alonzo Hereford Cushing The Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 7.2 miles away); Fredonia #1 (approx. 7.2 miles away); The Site of the First Gas Well (approx. 7.2 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on July 16, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 16, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.