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Bath in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Metcalfe House

 
 
Metcalfe House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
1. Metcalfe House Marker
Inscription.  John Metcalfe built tavern here of pitch pine logs in 1793, then "Center of Life' of early Bath, later named The Spread Eagle.
 
Erected by Bath Commemorative Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 42° 19.963′ N, 77° 19.242′ W. Marker is in Bath, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is at the intersection of West Morris Street and Ark Street, on the right when traveling west on West Morris Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bath NY 14810, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pioneer Burial Ground (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of First Hospital (about 500 feet away); To Mark the First Clearing in Steuben County (about 500 feet away); Davenport Fountain (about 600 feet away); Pulteney Square (about 700 feet away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Magee House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bath Theatre (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bath.
 
Metcalfe House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel
2. Metcalfe House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 14, 2019. It was originally submitted on July 14, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 156 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2019, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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