Riga in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1935 by State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1846.
Location. 43° 4.157′ N, 77° 52.778′ W. Marker is in Riga, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Chili-Riga Center Road (New York State Route 33A) and Riga-Mumford Road (New York State Route 36) on Chili-Riga Center Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Churchville NY 14428, 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. Early Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Hotel Creek (approx. 0.7 miles away); Francis E. Willard (approx. 2.4 miles away); In Memoriam (approx. 2.4 miles away); Founded 1843 (approx. 2½ miles away); Mill Site (approx. 2½ miles away); Ward Park (approx. 2.8 miles away); Riga (approx. 2.9 miles away).
Also see . . . About Riga Academy - New York Historic website. (Submitted on January 6, 2017, by Mark Hilton of Montgomery, Alabama.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2017. It was originally submitted on August 1, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 317 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on August 1, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.