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

Lockport Bank

 
 
Lockport Bank Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 13, 2014
1. Lockport Bank Marker
Inscription.  Established 1829. First and only bank in Niagara County until 1837. Used as bank until 1852.
 
Erected 1967 by Niagara County Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1829.
 
Location. 43° 10.648′ N, 78° 41.027′ W. Marker is in Lockport, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and Chapel Street, on the right when traveling east on Market Street. Marker is affixed to the front of the building between two windows. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 319 Market Street, Lockport NY 14094, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lowertown Historic District (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Erie Barge Canal at Lockport (about 600 feet away); Aaron Mossell (about 700 feet away); The Sluice and Hall Spillway (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named The Lowertown Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lockport Federal Building
Lockport Bank Marker, Front of Building image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 13, 2014
2. Lockport Bank Marker, Front of Building
Presently an apartment building. The building faces the Erie Canal.
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(approx. half a mile away); Barge Tie Ups & lock view looking west (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Bewley Building (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lockport.
 
Also see . . .  Niagara County Historical Society. (Submitted on January 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Eastward View of Lockport Bank Building image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 13, 2014
3. Eastward View of Lockport Bank Building
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 495 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on January 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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