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North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lumber Port

 
 
Lumber Port Marker image. Click for full size.
By Matt D. Poole, August 28, 2012
1. Lumber Port Marker
Inscription.  In the late 19th century this area was the largest lumber port in the world
 
Erected by New York Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce.
 
Location. 43° 1.322′ N, 78° 52.668′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Sweeney Street and Webster Street, on the right when traveling east on Sweeney Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roll of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Roll of Honor (within shouting distance of this marker); Lumber Capital (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Dam (about 300 feet away); Gateway to the West (about 400 feet away); The Railroad (about 400 feet away); The Long Homestead (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Long Homestead (about 600 feet away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2012, by Matt D. Poole of West Seneca, New York. This page has been viewed 312 times since then and 9 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on August 29, 2012, by Matt D. Poole of West Seneca, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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