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Canisteo in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Kanestio Castle

 
 
Kanestio Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bruce Kelly, April 12, 2021
1. Kanestio Castle Marker
Inscription.  Indian village burned 1764 by Capt. Andrew Montour and a provincial force
 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNative Americans. A significant historical year for this entry is 1764.
 
Location. 42° 16.171′ N, 77° 36.241′ W. Marker is in Canisteo, New York, in Steuben County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main St (New York State Route 36) and South Main Street on East Main St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Canisteo NY 14823, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. French Occupation (within shouting distance of this marker); Oldest House in Steuben County (approx. 1.6 miles away); Hornellsville Veterans Memorial (approx. 4.8 miles away); Anna Cadogan Etz (approx. 4.9 miles away); Ruth Law (approx. 5.4 miles away); Baker's Bridge (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Robert R. McComsey Career Development Center at the Allen-Steinheim Museum (approx. 9.4 miles away); Alumni Hall, Alfred University (approx. 9˝ miles away).
 
Kanestio Castle Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bruce Kelly, April 12, 2021
2. Kanestio Castle Marker
Looking south on East Main St./NY-36, Canisteo, NY
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Village area near the marker has several dedications to local citizens image. Click for full size.
By Bruce Kelly, April 12, 2021
3. Village area near the marker has several dedications to local citizens
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 20, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 15, 2021, by Bruce Kelly of Perry, New York. This page has been viewed 42 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 15, 2021, by Bruce Kelly of Perry, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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