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Brighton in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Amos B. Buckland

 
 
Amos B. Buckland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
1. Amos B. Buckland Marker
Inscription.  Amos B. Buckland of the Buckland family of brick makers owned this brick farmhouse that was built in stages from 1820 to 1920. From 1911 to 1939 Hillside Children's Center farmed ninety-two acres, growing vegetables and raising cows, sheep, and pigs for the orphanage on Monroe Avenue.
 
Erected by Town of Brighton.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Agriculture.
 
Location. 43° 6.929′ N, 77° 34.984′ W. Marker is in Brighton, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Westfall Road 0.1 miles east of Barclay Square Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 239 Westfall Road, Rochester NY 14618, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Buckland / Horst House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ambrose Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away); Route of Original Erie Canal (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Great American Canal (approx. 1˝ miles away); Portage Trail (approx. 1˝ miles away);
Amos B. Buckland House & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
2. Amos B. Buckland House & Marker
Now owned by the town.
Highland Park (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Children's Pavilion (approx. 1˝ miles away); Rochester Water Works (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brighton.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 76 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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