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Naples in Ontario County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Naples

 
 
Naples Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
1. Naples Marker
Inscription.  Founded 1789 on the old Seneca village of Nundawao; first known as Watkinstown; in 1796 called Middletown; on April 6, 1808, named Naples
 
Erected 1940 by State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1990.
 
Location. 42° 37.546′ N, 77° 23.716′ W. Marker is in Naples, New York, in Ontario County. Marker is on North Main Street (New York State Route 21) close to Rushville Road (New York State Route 245), on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Naples NY 14512, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memorial - Canesque, Chief of the Senecas (here, next to this marker); First Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Naples c1859 - Powered by Grimes Creek (approx. 1.2 miles away); Grimes Glen (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Naples (approx. 1.6 miles away); Woodville (approx. 3.4 miles away); Carolbarb Park
Naples Marker as seen facing North on North Main image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
2. Naples Marker as seen facing North on North Main
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(approx. 3.4 miles away); Old Clearview . (approx. 5.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Naples.
 
Naples Marker as seen facing South on North Main image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, March 30, 2013
3. Naples Marker as seen facing South on North Main
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 299 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 1, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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