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South Otselic in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

B.F. Gladding

 
 
B.F. Gladding Marker image. Click for full size.
May 21, 2016
1. B.F. Gladding Marker
Inscription.  Begun in 1816 by rope maker John Gladding, the industry became known for the quality fishing lines it once manufactured here.
 
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 295.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 38.863′ N, 75° 46.998′ W. Marker is in South Otselic, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is on County Route 13 west of New York State Route 26, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: One Gladding Street, South Otselic NY 13155, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Gladding (a few steps from this marker); Union School (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Grace Brown (about 700 feet away); Former Hotel (approx. 5.3 miles away); Game Refuge (approx. 5˝ miles away); First Congregational Church of Pitcher
Another View of Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 14, 2020
2. Another View of Marker
(approx. 6.1 miles away); Pitcher Baptist Church (approx. 6.1 miles away); Pink Hill Legend (approx. 6.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in South Otselic.
 
B.F. Gladding Plant image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
3. B.F. Gladding Plant
B.F. Gladding Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 14, 2020
4. B.F. Gladding Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 17, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York. This page has been viewed 101 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on April 29, 2019, by Deryn Pomeroy of Syracuse, New York.   2, 3, 4. submitted on March 15, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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