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Near North Pharsalia in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Game Refuge

 
 
Game Refuge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, August 9, 2020
1. Game Refuge Marker
Inscription.  
← Game Refuge
Pharsalia Refuge 1 mile,
The first area acquired by
New York State for wild
life management purposes.
Purchases begun in 1926.


Arrow points along Benedict Hill Road
 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education and Conservation Departments.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EnvironmentParks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 42° 36.615′ N, 75° 41.287′ W. Marker is near North Pharsalia, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 23 and Benedict Hill Road, on the right when traveling east on State Route 23. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: South Plymouth NY 13844, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Former Hotel (approx. 3.4 miles away); Grace Brown (approx. 5.4 miles away); Gladding (approx. 5˝ miles away); B.F. Gladding (approx. 5˝ miles away); Union School
Pharsalia Game Refuge Sign image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel
2. Pharsalia Game Refuge Sign
(approx. 5.6 miles away); Western Oracle (approx. 7.7 miles away); Former Church (approx. 8 miles away); Chenango Canal (approx. 8.6 miles away).
 
Game Refuge Marker Approached From The East image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, August 9, 2020
3. Game Refuge Marker Approached From The East
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 9, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on August 9, 2020, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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