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

Davenport Fountain

 
 
Davenport Fountain Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2020
1. Davenport Fountain Marker
Inscription.  

This marble fountain
was donated by
Katherine Sharpe Davenport
in memory of her husband
the Hon. Ira Davenport (1841-1904)
Public Servant and Benefactor

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work.
 
Location. 42° 19.97′ N, 77° 19.373′ W. Marker is in Bath, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is at the intersection of Morris Street and Pine Street, on the left when traveling west on 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. John Magee House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bath Theatre (about 600 feet away); Metcalfe House (about 600 feet away); Pioneer Burial Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away); Site of First Hospital (approx. 0.2 miles away); To Mark the First Clearing in Steuben County (approx. 0.2 miles away); Pulteney Square (approx. ¼ mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bath.
 
Also see . . .  Ira Davenport at Wikipedia.
Davenport Fountain and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 29, 2020
2. Davenport Fountain and Marker
The John Magee House is at the end of the path
(Submitted on August 2, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 37 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 2, 2020, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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