Ovid in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1994 by John & Sally Tillinghast.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Man-Made Features. A significant historical year for this entry is 1873.
Location. 42° 40.419′ N, 76° 49.408′ W. Marker is in Ovid, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is on Main Street (New York State Route 96A) just south of Chapman Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ovid NY 14521, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Thomas R. Lounsbury (a few steps from this marker); War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); 1845 Seneca County Historic Court House Complex (approx. 0.2 miles away); "Baby Bear" (approx. ¼ mile away); Agricultural College (approx. 1.9 miles away); Whitney's Landing (approx. 4.3 miles away); Routes of the armies of General John Sullivan and General James Clinton Ken-Dai-A (approx. 4½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ovid.
More about this marker. It is fairly obvious that the marker was erected in part to elevate the bed and breakfast's status.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 12, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 497 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 12, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.