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

Old Post Road

 
 
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By Lugnuts, January 10, 2021
1. Old Post Road Marker
Inscription.  Marks Old Post Road from Canandaigua to Pultneyville and also the Old Sodus Road
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 43° 9.21′ N, 77° 10.946′ W. Marker is in Marion, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (County Route 216) and East Williamson Road (County Route 218), on the right on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Marion NY 14505, 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. G.A.R.-W.R.C. memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Marion (approx. 0.8 miles away); First Tavern (approx. 0.9 miles away); Former POW Camp (approx. 0.9 miles away); First Log House (approx. one mile away); This House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Underground Railroad Station (approx. 4 miles away); The First Academy (approx. 4.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Marion.
 
Old Post Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Lugnuts, January 10, 2021
2. Old Post Road Marker
Main Street is the Old Post Road. The road curves away from us to the left and up the grade.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 15, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 11, 2021, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 12, 2021, by Lugnuts of Germantown, Wisconsin. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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