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Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thurston Block

 
 
Thurston Block Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 7, 2021
1. Thurston Block Marker
Inscription.  Built 1875 - 1880 by Dr. J. Hamilton Thurston dentist and urban developer, these residential townhouses, among the first in western New York, transitioned intact to commercial enterprises.
 
Erected 2017 by Jamestown Historical Marker Committee.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1875.
 
Location. 42° 5.838′ N, 79° 14.438′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is on East 4th Street, 0.1 miles west of Pine Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 East 4th Street, Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Edith M. Ainge (within shouting distance of this marker); First Furniture Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); The Underground Railroad (within shouting distance of this marker); The First Newspaper (within shouting distance of this marker); 410 North Main Street (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Keyes' Carpenter Shop
Thurston Block Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 7, 2021
2. Thurston Block Marker
View is northeast towards intersection of East 4th Street and Pine Street.
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(about 300 feet away); a different marker also named "Keyes' Carpenter Shop" (about 300 feet away); 15 East Fifth Street (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
 
Thurston Block & Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 7, 2021
3. Thurston Block & Marker
Marker is centered on the block frontage.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on May 7, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 7, 2021, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.

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Aug. 10, 2022