Fairport in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected by R.T. French Company.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1883.
Location. 43° 6.206′ N, 77° 26.502′ W. Marker is in Fairport, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street (New York State Route 250) and Railroad Street, on the right when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairport NY 14450, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. De Land Chemical Co. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Erie Canal (about 700 feet away); Fairport Village Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Old" South Main Street Yields to Urban Renewal (approx. 0.2 miles away); American Can Company (approx. ¼ mile away); The 20th Century Comes to South Main Street (approx. 0.3 miles away); The DeLand Family Develops Fairport's Four CornersErie Canal Inn (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairport.
Regarding Spice Mill. The R.T. French Company is most famous for making yellow mustard. If you've had French's Mustard, you've had the products from the descendants of this company.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 376 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.