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Norwich in Chenango County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

First Log Cabin

 
 
First Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
1. First Log Cabin Marker
Inscription.  First log cabin in Norwich was built on this site about 1790 by Colonel William Monroe "Drummer Boy of the Revolutionary War"

State Education Department 1936
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 42° 31.897′ N, 75° 31.484′ W. Marker is in Norwich, New York, in Chenango County. Marker is at the intersection of Court Street and West Park Place on Court Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Norwich NY 13815, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Chenango County World War II Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Gateman’s Tower c. 1907 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. ¼ mile away); Chenango Canal (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Chenango Canal Walking Tour (approx. ¼ mile away); 1789 (approx. half a mile away); Railroad Yards (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Norwich.

 
First Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
2. First Log Cabin Marker
Looking east towards front of court house lawn.
First Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, February 6, 2016
3. First Log Cabin Marker
First Log Cabin Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, March 25, 2016
4. First Log Cabin Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 15, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 290 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 15, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York.   4. submitted on March 25, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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