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North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

North Tonawanda

The Home of the Civil War's Most Famous Army Scout

 

— Col. Lewis S. Payne —

 
North Tonawanda Col, Lewis S. Payne Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
1. North Tonawanda Col, Lewis S. Payne Memorial
Inscription.  
North Tonawanda
The home of the Civil War's most famous army scout
Col. Lewis S. Payne
1819-1898
In grateful remembrance
Company D, "Eagle" regiment
N.Y. Volunteers, "Reactivated"

 
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil.
 
Location. 43° 1.486′ N, 78° 52.615′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Memorial is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 384) and Webster Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Marker is at the north apex of a small triangular green space named Charles R. Fleischman Park, the south boundary being Goundry Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Schoolhouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lumber Port (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roll of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Roll of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away); The Long Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); a different
NY 384 Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
2. NY 384 Southward
marker also named Long Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); The Dam (approx. ¼ mile away); Lumber Capital (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Tonawanda.
 
Northward on Webster Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
3. Northward on Webster Street
Northward on Webster Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
4. Northward on Webster Street
NY 384 behind memorial marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 6, 2021. It was originally submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 10 times this year. Last updated on February 6, 2021, by Bradley Owen of Morgantown, West Virginia. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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