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Niagara Falls in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cave of the Winds Elevator

 
 
Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2019
1. Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker
Inscription.  
This elevator was
constructed by the
commissioners of
the State Reservation
at Niagara Falls A.D. 1924 to
replace the ancient
Biddle Stairway.

Alphonso T. Clearwater – Pres.
Paul A. Schoellkopf Ansley Wilcox
Robert W. DeForest Robert H. Gittins – Commissioners
Alfred E. Smith – Governor
Sullivan W. Jones – State Architect
Wright & Kremers – Inc. Contractors

 
Location. 43° 4.952′ N, 79° 4.209′ W. Marker is in Niagara Falls, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Goat Island Road. Marker is located in Niagara Falls State Park, on Goat Island. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Niagara Falls NY 14303, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Niagara River Corridor Important Bird Area (here, next to this marker); The Cave of the Winds (within shouting distance of this marker); Cave of the Winds and Bridal Veil Falls (within shouting distance of this marker); Nikola Tesla (within shouting distance of this marker); Luna Island
Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2019
2. Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker
The elevator can be seen on the right of the marker.
(within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Nikola Tesla (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Power of Niagara (about 300 feet away); World's First Hydroelectric Power Plant (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Niagara Falls.
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, September 18, 2019
3. Cave of the Winds Elevator Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 24, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 24, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 44 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 24, 2019, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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