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Lima in Livingston County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lima Bank Robbed

 
 
Lima Bank Robbed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
1. Lima Bank Robbed Marker
Inscription.  
Lima Bank Robbed
This vault was in the
"Bank of Lima" at the time
of the first bank robbery
in Livingston County.
February 6, 1915.

 
Erected 1976 by Lima Bicentennial Committee.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the The Spirit of ’76, America’s Bicentennial Celebration series list.
 
Location. 42° 54.296′ N, 77° 36.659′ W. Marker is in Lima, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (New York State Route 5) and Lake Avenue (New York State Route 15A), on the left when traveling west on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7310 East Main Street, Lima NY 14485, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Repulse Fire Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); History and Architecture (within shouting distance of this marker); Gandichiragou (within shouting distance of this marker); Francis M. Dalton
Lima Bank Robbed Marker & Vault image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
2. Lima Bank Robbed Marker & Vault
View is westward towards the intersection of NY routes 5 & 19.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Union Lodge No. 45 (within shouting distance of this marker); A 17th-Century Iroquois Village (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Kenneth B. Keating (approx. 0.2 miles away); Ska-Hase-Ga-O (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lima.
 
The vault image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
3. The vault
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 30, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 30, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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