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Wurtsboro in Sullivan County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Original Snubbing

 
 
Original Snubbing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
1. Original Snubbing Marker
Inscription.  
July 13, 1825

Original snubbing
post placed at the
sight of the ground
breaking ceremonies
of the D&H Canal

July 13, 1975

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical date for this entry is July 13, 1825.
 
Location. 41° 34.41′ N, 74° 29.009′ W. Marker is in Wurtsboro, New York, in Sullivan County. Marker is on Pennsylvania Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Wurtsboro NY 12790, 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. Wurtsboro (here, next to this marker); Site of Yaugh House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Michel Helm (approx. 2˝ miles away); Old Mine Road ~ D. and H. Canal (approx. 2.6 miles away); Corner Post of Inn Burned on Feb. 24, 1922 (approx. 2.6 miles away); Bloomingburgh (approx. 2.6 miles away); Rear-Admiral Silas Horton Stringham (approx. 3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wurtsboro.
 
Original Snubbing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
2. Original Snubbing Marker
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Original Snubbing Marker image. Click for full size.
By Scott J. Payne, October 1, 2016
3. Original Snubbing Marker
Looking east down canal bed toward marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 3, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 2, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. This page has been viewed 374 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on October 2, 2016, by Scott J. Payne of Deposit, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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