Elma in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
North Star Tavern
Built 1831 by Martin Taber to accommodate travelers to Buffalo. Located on Indian Trail which later became Aurora-Buffalo Plank Road. Property was in Mile Strip, first part of Elma to be developed from Buffalo Creek Reservation
Erected 1970 by Erie Bicentennial Commission.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Landmarks. A significant historical year for this entry is 1831.
Location. 42° 47.779′ N, 78° 39.387′ W. Marker is in Elma, New York, in Erie County. Marker is on Seneca Street just south of North Star Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7340 Seneca Street, East Aurora NY 14052, 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. Spring Brook (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lewis Northrup (approx. 2.3 miles away); Elma Centre (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Middle Road (approx. 2.6 miles away); Millard Fillmore House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Baker Memorial United Methodist Church (approx. 2.6 miles away); Elbert Hubbard / Michelangelo The Roycroft Shops (approx. 2.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Elma.
Also see . . . At North Star Tavern, history of hospitality continues. The Buffalo News website entry (Submitted on December 31, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on August 29, 2012, by Matt D. Poole of West Seneca, New York. This page has been viewed 605 times since then and 67 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on August 29, 2012, by Matt D. Poole of West Seneca, New York. 2, 3. submitted on June 4, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.