Pendleton in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Grand Erie Canal
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. In addition, it is included in the Erie Canal series list.
Location. 43° 5.116′ N, 78° 44.079′ W. Marker is in Pendleton, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of North Tonawanda Creek Road and Irish Road, on the right when traveling north on North Tonawanda Creek Road. Marker is on North Tonawanda Creek Road where it turns 90 degrees eastward to cross the Erie Canal. Continuing north, Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, 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. The Erie Canal at Amherst (approx. 0.3 miles away); Transit Road Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bigelow House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sweet Home Common School No.15 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Pendleton (approx. 0.3 miles away); Williamsville School No.9 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Pendleton Veterans (approx. 2˝ miles away); Dedicated in Memory / In Honor of CPL Nicholas Deisinger (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pendleton.
More about this marker. The marker is located on the west bank of the canal at the intersection of the canal and Tonawanda Creek, although bushes obsure the view of the canal. The canal waterway thus leaves Tonawanda Creek and heads generally north to Lockport.
Also see . . . Erie Canal Discovery Center - Lockport, NY. (Submitted on May 26, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 26, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 26, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. 6, 7. submitted on October 27, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.