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

Big Springs

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
1. Big Springs Marker
Inscription.  
Big Springs
Ancient Indian camp site
on Niagara Trail.
Earliest white tourist 1615.
Scottish settlers 1799.
Terminus Pioneer R.R. 1838.

 
Erected 1938 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 42° 58.396′ N, 77° 51.294′ W. Marker is in Caledonia, New York, in Livingston County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 5) and Pioneer Road, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3095 Main Street, Caledonia NY 14423, 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. Erected 1827 (within shouting distance of this marker); Erected 1826 (within shouting distance of this marker); In Memory (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Caledonia (approx. 0.6 miles away); a different marker also named Caledonia
Big Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
2. Big Springs Marker
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Seth Green (approx. 0.9 miles away); State Hatchery (approx. 0.9 miles away); First United Church of Mumford (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caledonia.
 
Big Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
3. Big Springs Marker
Big Springs Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, April 30, 2018
4. Big Springs Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 2, 2018. It was originally submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 104 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 2, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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