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Greece in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Ridge Road

 
 
Old Ridge Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
1. Old Ridge Road Marker
Inscription.  Molded by the great glacier and long an Indian trail. Traveled by pioneers' oxcarts, covered wagons, stagecoaches. Town of Greece founded 1822.
 
Erected 1959 by County of Monroe.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Native AmericansRoads & VehiclesSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 43° 12.577′ N, 77° 41.702′ W. Marker is in Greece, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of West Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) and Long Pond Road on West Ridge Road. While not exactly at an intersection, there's no better way to explain the marker's location. It's on the south side of a road that crosses a major traffic island. The marker is between the northbound and southbound lanes. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14626, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Henpeck (approx. 2.3 miles away); Roll Coating Wheel (approx. 2.6 miles away); Rev War Veteran (approx. 3.2 miles away); King's Landing
Old Ridge Road Marker as seen facing east image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
2. Old Ridge Road Marker as seen facing east
(approx. 3.4 miles away); Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 3.4 miles away); Paddy Hill School (approx. 3˝ miles away); Mt. Read & Paddy Hill (approx. 3˝ miles away); King's Landing 1796 (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Greece.
 
Old Ridge Road Marker as seen facing west image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, August 12, 2012
3. Old Ridge Road Marker as seen facing west
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 7, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 7, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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