Parishville in St. Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
This was the First Road in the Town of Parishville
in the Town of Parishville
Cut through 1809
Called Luke Brown Road
for earliest settler
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • Settlements & Settlers.
Location. 44° 37.771′ N, 74° 57.226′ W. Marker is in Parishville, New York, in St. Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 72 and West Parishville Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 72. Marker is at a 135° bend in NY 72 at the intersection which is also the Potsdam/Parishville town line. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Potsdam NY 13676, 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. Cox's Mill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Thatcher Hall (approx. 2˝ miles away); Site of Log Cabin of Luke Brown (approx. 2˝ miles away); Timerman Hall (approx. 2˝ miles away); Satterlee Hall (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Loving Memory (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (approx. 2.6 miles away); Home and Country (approx. 2.6 miles away).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 235 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.