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Murray in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Balcom's Mills

 
 
Balcom's Mills Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
1. Balcom's Mills Marker
Inscription.  
Balcom's Mills
Site of flour and grist
mill erected 1834 by
Heil Brockway and Abner
Balcom. Saw mill on north
end of dam erected 1837

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1834.
 
Location. 43° 15.798′ N, 78° 5.442′ W. Marker is in Murray, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is on Fancher Road (New York State Route 387) 0.2 miles south of Creek Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3213 Fancher Road, Albion NY 14411, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. For God and Country (approx. 1.3 miles away); Joseph Budd (approx. 1½ miles away); The Transit Line (approx. 2.2 miles away); 1732 1799 To Honor and Commemorate (approx. 2.4 miles away); Five Mile House (approx. 2.4 miles away); Josias Lamont (approx. 3.1 miles away); In Memory of the Men Who Fell
Northward image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
2. Northward
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(approx. 3.6 miles away); Mount Albion Cemetery (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Murray.
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
3. Southward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 9, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 347 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 9, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.

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Dec. 2, 2022