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Mahopac in Putnam County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Knickerbocker Ice

 
 
Knickerbocker Ice Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, September 19, 2009
1. Knickerbocker Ice Marker
Inscription.  
Warehouse stored the ice cut on
Lake Mahopac; floated in by canal
then loaded on railroad cars and
sold in New York City from 1880
until refrigeration began in 1920.

 
Erected 2001 by Town of Carmel Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1880.
 
Location. 41° 22.436′ N, 73° 43.679′ W. Marker is in Mahopac, New York, in Putnam County. Marker is on U.S. 6, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 704 Rt 6, Mahopac NY 10541, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1917 “Lest We Forget" 1919 (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Korean and Vietnam War Monument (about 500 feet away); God Bless Our Fallen Soldiers (about 500 feet away); 1941 “Lest We Forget” 1945 (about 500 feet away); Thompson House (about 700 feet away); Gregory House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Major John Andre (approx. 0.3 miles away); Railroad Station (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mahopac.
 
Knickerbocker Ice Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
2. Knickerbocker Ice Marker
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By Bill Coughlin, April 10, 2012
3. Knickerbocker Ice Marker
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By Michael Herrick, September 19, 2009
4. Knickerbocker Ice Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 797 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.   2, 3. submitted on April 10, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.   4. submitted on September 20, 2009, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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