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LeRoy in Genesee County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Town of LeRoy

 
 
Town of LeRoy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 29, 2012
1. Town of LeRoy Marker
Inscription.  Established on June 8, 1812 as the town of Bellona Renamed Le Roy in 1813 First town meeting on this site April 6, 1813
 
Erected 2012 by William C. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation series list.
 
Location. 42° 58.66′ N, 77° 59.186′ W. Marker is in LeRoy, New York, in Genesee County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Trigon Park, on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Next to this marker are a couple war memorials. Photos are included here. One is a traditional monument with a statue, honoring the veterans of the Civil War and the War of 1812. The second one honors the veterans of WWII. 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 walking distance of this marker. Le Roy Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Le Roy World War I Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Ingham University Campus
LeRoy Civil War veterans' monument image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy
2. LeRoy Civil War veterans' monument
(about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Le Roy House (about 300 feet away); The LeRoy House (about 400 feet away); To Honor (about 400 feet away); Ingham University (about 500 feet away); Statue of Liberty Replica (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in LeRoy.
 
Also see . . .  Town of LeRoy NYS Historic Marker Dedication (YouTube, 1 min., William G. Pomeroy Foundation). (Submitted on February 3, 2020.)
 
Town of LeRoy Marker as seen facing East image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 29, 2012
3. Town of LeRoy Marker as seen facing East
Town of LeRoy Marker as seen facing West image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 29, 2012
4. Town of LeRoy Marker as seen facing West
LeRoy WWII veterans' monument image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 29, 2012
5. LeRoy WWII veterans' monument
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 12, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 12, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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