Owego in Tioga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Named in commemoration of the Indian Sachem Hiawatha of the Iroquois Nation
Erected 2006 by New York State Department Transportation.
Location. 42° 5.557′ N, 76° 13.747′ W. Marker is in Owego, New York, in Tioga County. Marker is on NYS 17 Access Road 0.3 miles east of Southside Drive (New York State Route 434), on the left when traveling east. Off Exit 65 Route 17, Interstate 86. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Owego NY 13827, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Site (approx. one mile away); Central Owego Historic District (approx. 1½ miles away); Former Residence (approx. 1½ miles away); a different marker also named Former Residence (approx. 1.6 miles away); Former Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); Native American Roots (approx. 1.7 miles away); On the Site of Owego (approx. 1.7 miles away); Owego Riverwalk (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Owego.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 10, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 647 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 10, 2011, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.