Medina in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
D.A.A. Buck Home
D.A.A. Buck Home
Inventor of the Waterbury
watch and builder of the
smallest steam engine in
the world. Invented Medina's
first clock, the "Monitor".
Erected by Medina Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1840.
Location. 43° 13.143′ N, 78° 23.709′ W. Marker is in Medina, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Avenue and Ann Street, on the right when traveling west on Park Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 500 Park Avenue, Medina NY 14103, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 1860 Home Of George Anthony/1872 Home of (approx. 0.2 miles away); Medina Armory (approx. ¼ mile away); Valor, Honor, Virtue, Courage, Duty (approx. ¼ mile away); Dedicated to All Military Veterans (approx. ¼ mile away); Circus Pioneer (approx. 0.3 miles away); NY Central Depot Medina Fire Department (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to Historic Medina (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Medina.
Also see . . . One Small Steam Engine. (Submitted on October 14, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 11, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 76 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 11, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.