LeRoy in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Underground Railroad Route
Erected 2007 by Town of LeRoy.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Abolition & Underground RR.
Location. 43° 0.282′ N, 78° 0.871′ W. Marker is in LeRoy, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is on Keeney Road, 0.1 miles south of Randall Road (County Route 8). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Le Roy NY 14482, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Jell-O Factory (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Jell-O Company (approx. 2.1 miles away); Machpelah Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); Keeney House (approx. 2.2 miles away); LeRoy Downtown Historic District (approx. 2.2 miles away); Women’s Suffrage (approx. 2.2 miles away); The Steeple / The Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Anti-Slavery Meetings (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeRoy.
More about this marker. Located on Keeney Road which is named after Calvin Keeney (the "father of the stringless bean") who bred the first stringless bean while working in Le Roy in 1894.
Regarding Underground Railroad Route.
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