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

Whitney's Landing

 
 
Whitney's Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 18, 2017
1. Whitney's Landing Marker
Inscription.

Later known as Jacack's Landing,
was a prominent landing shown
in the Delafield map of 1852

 
Erected 1939 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 42.229′ N, 76° 44.904′ W. Marker is near Ovid, New York, in Seneca County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 89 and South Cayuga Lake Road/Elm Beach Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 89. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6617 NY Route 89, Ovid NY 14521, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Degory Prowtt (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dean's Cove (approx. 3 miles away); Site of Frisbie's Ferry (approx. 3.6 miles away); 1845 Seneca County Historic Court House Complex (approx. 4.2 miles away); War Memorial (approx. 4.2 miles away); Thomas R. Lounsbury (approx. 4.3 miles away); Tillinghast Manor (approx. 4.3 miles away); Sullivan Trail (approx. 4.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ovid.
 
Also see . . .  John Whitney Geneology. (Submitted on June 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Whitney's Landing Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., June 18, 2017
2. Whitney's Landing Marker
Looking south
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 25, 2017. This page originally submitted on June 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 86 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 25, 2017, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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