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Cherry Creek in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

These Mill Stones

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 15, 2017
1. These Mill Stones Marker
Inscription. These mill stones came from Connecticut. Drawn to Cherry Creek by oxen 1837. Solomon Hinche purchased the property from Noah Wheeler. The property had a mill called Hinche Mill. Henry and Bertha Peters purchased the Hinche property. The stones were moved during World War II to their home, South Side Avenue, Cherry Creek. After Henry's death they were moved to 32 Barton Street, Mayville, NY in 1978. They were donated to the Cherry Creek Museum in 2001 by Harold and Liz Peters.
 
Location. 42° 17.799′ N, 79° 5.963′ W. Marker is in Cherry Creek, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 83) and Railroad Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is one lot north and opposite from Railroad Avenue. Marker is at or near this postal address: 6845 Main Street, Cherry Creek NY 14723, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. In Honor of the Service (a few steps from this marker); Memorial (approx. 5.5 miles away); In Honor of All Those Citizens (approx. 5.6 miles away); First Cheese Factory (approx. 8.3 miles
These Mill Stones Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 15, 2017
2. These Mill Stones Marker
Marker is at the Cherry Creek Museum and Town Hall.
away); Fortified Village of Erie Indians (approx. 8.4 miles away); Honoring (approx. 8.4 miles away); Jack W. Brunson (approx. 8.4 miles away); The First Town Meeting (approx. 9.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Mill Stones & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, July 15, 2017
3. Mill Stones & Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 17, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 36 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 17, 2017, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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