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De Kalb in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

DeKalb Junction

 
 
DeKalb Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 19, 2017
1. DeKalb Junction Marker
Inscription.
DeKalb Junction
Ogdensburg branch of R.W. and
O.R.R. opened August 20, 1862.
Hamlet quickly grew up around
the new railroad station, machine
shop and wood sheds.

 
Erected by Town of DeKalb.
 
Location. 44° 30.329′ N, 75° 16.417′ W. Marker is in De Kalb, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 11 and County Route 17, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 11. Touch for map. The marker fronts the parking lot for the Dekalb Clinic. County Road 17 is marked Green Rd at US 11, but Google Maps labels it County Road 107 at the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2924 County Rte 17, De Kalb Junction NY 13630, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 8 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The St. Lawrence Plain (approx. 2.2 miles away); War of 1812 (approx. 3.4 miles away); Silas Wright (approx. 7.9 miles away); Canton's Islands / Falls Island in 1898 (approx. 7.9 miles away); The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (approx. 7.9 miles away); The West Channel of the Grasse River
DeKalb Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 19, 2017
2. DeKalb Junction Marker
View is US 11 South.
(approx. 7.9 miles away); Brewer Bookstore (approx. 7.9 miles away); The Grist Mill (approx. 7.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in De Kalb.
 
Also see . . .  Rome, Watertown and Ogdensburg Railroad - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 20, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Railroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers
 
DeKalb Junction Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 19, 2017
3. DeKalb Junction Marker
At the front of the Dekalb Clinic.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 21, 2017. This page originally submitted on May 20, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 237 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 20, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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