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Ontario in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Heritage Corners

 
 
Heritage Corners Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
1. Heritage Corners Marker
Inscription.  On June 5, 1974 the Brick Church, Pease Home, Brick Church School, Ruffell Log Cabin were placed on the National Register. This 19th Century crossroads began in 1834.
 
Erected by Ontario New York.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: AgricultureArchitectureChurches & ReligionEducation.
 
Location. 43° 15.47′ N, 77° 18.338′ W. Marker is in Ontario, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Ontario Center Road and Brick Church Road, on the left when traveling north on Ontario Center Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ontario NY 14519, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Cemetery (approx. 2˝ miles away); Indian Trail (approx. 6.1 miles away); 100 Years of Dramatics (approx. 6.2 miles away); Site of Union Church (approx. 6.2 miles away); From the Nearby Ravine (approx. 6.4 miles away); First White Men
Heritage Corners Marker, Looking Southwest image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
2. Heritage Corners Marker, Looking Southwest
The museum is on the southwest corner of "Heritage Corners." The Pease Estate is on the southeast corner and the Brick Church is on the northeast corner.
(approx. 6.4 miles away); The Battle of Pultneyville (approx. 6.4 miles away); Site of First Log House (approx. 6˝ miles away).
 
Regarding Heritage Corners. The four subjects mentioned in the marker text formed the basis of an outdoor museum of structures moved to the location. The Brick Church and the Pease Estate remain in their original positions, although the log cabin and brick church school were moved to the museum campus.
 
The Pease Home image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
3. The Pease Home
The Brick Church image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
4. The Brick Church
The Brick Church School, relocated to the museum campus. image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
5. The Brick Church School, relocated to the museum campus.
Ruffell Log Cabin image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, September 27, 2020
6. Ruffell Log Cabin
The log cabin was donated to the museum on the agreement that it would be moved here, to the museum campus.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 28, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 23 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 28, 2020, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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