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Romulus in Seneca County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Dean's Cove

(Swah-Ya-Wa-Nah)

 
 
Dean's Cove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
1. Dean's Cove Marker
Inscription.  
Dean's Cove
(Swah-Ya-Wa-Nah)
Indian village destroyed
by detachments from
Sullivan's Army
September 22, 1779.

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: War, US RevolutionaryWars, US Indian. In addition, it is included in the The Sullivan-Clinton Expedition Against the Iroquois Indians series list.
 
Location. 42° 44.635′ N, 76° 46.191′ W. Marker is in Romulus, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is on New York State Route 89 ¾ mile north of Vineyard Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is at Dean's Cove State Marine Park - a state boat launch. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Romulus NY 14541, 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. Site of Frisbie's Ferry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Degory Prowtt (approx. 1.3 miles away); Whitney's Landing (approx. 3 miles away); Seneca Army Depot (approx. 3.3
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
2. Northward
miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 3.3 miles away); Peachtown (approx. 3½ miles away); Postal Service (approx. 3½ miles away); Scipio Lodge (approx. 3½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Romulus.
 
Also see . . .  Dean's Cove Boat Launch - New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. (Submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 30, 2016
3. Southward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 31, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 282 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 31, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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