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Oriskany in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Summit Park

 
 
Summit Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, August 1, 2020
1. Summit Park Marker
Inscription.  
Opened 1897 on Oriskany Bluffs with games, rides, band and dancing. Trolley entered park from Oklahoma Ave. Pres. T. Roosevelt visited 1910.
 
Erected 2019 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 576.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 43° 9.163′ N, 75° 19.647′ W. Marker is in Oriskany, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is at the intersection of Oklahoma Avenue and Utica Street, on the left when traveling south on Oklahoma Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oriskany NY 13424, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anchor (within shouting distance of this marker); Oriskany War Memorial (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Near This Spot (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Woolen Mill (approx. half a mile away); Preserving a Memorial Park (approx. 2˝ miles away); To The Unknown Patriotic Soldiers of Tryon County (approx.
Summit Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, August 1, 2020
2. Summit Park Marker
2˝ miles away); General Herkimer's Troops (approx. 2˝ miles away); Ambush Started Here (approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oriskany.
 
Also see . . .  Summit Park. (Submitted on August 3, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 10, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 2, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 35 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 3, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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