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Chichester in Ulster County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Chichester

 
 
Chichester Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 22, 2020
1. Chichester Marker
Inscription.  
Factory town and furniture-making center founded by the Chichester family in 1864, later operated by William O. Schwarzwaelder.
 
Erected by Shandaken Historic Site.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 42° 6.122′ N, 74° 18.539′ W. Marker is in Chichester, New York, in Ulster County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 214 and Park Road, on the left when traveling north on State Route 214. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chichester NY 12416, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mount Tremper Fire Tower (approx. 1.4 miles away); Phoenicia Station Centennial (approx. 1 miles away); Shandaken Eagle (approx. 1 miles away); Catskill Water Supply System (approx. 2.9 miles away); Catskill Mountains - Shandaken Area (approx. 3 miles away); The Shandaken Tunnel and the N.Y.C. Water Supply System
Chichester Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, March 22, 2020
2. Chichester Marker
(approx. 4 miles away); Town of Shandaken Historic Sites (approx. 4 miles away); The History of Shandaken, Bushnellsville & Allaben (approx. 4 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Chichester, New York (Wikipedia). (Submitted on March 25, 2020, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 25, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 23, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 46 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
 
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