Chazy in Clinton County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1966 by Chazy Yorkers Club.
Location. 44° 53.215′ N, 73° 26.169′ W. Marker is in Chazy, New York, in Clinton County. Marker is on New York State Route 9 south of Miner Farm Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 609 Miner Farm Road, Chazy NY 12921, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Scott Home (approx. 0.3 miles away); Riverview Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); 1805 Log Home (approx. 2.4 miles away); Homestead Site of Jean LaFramboise (approx. 2.6 miles away); Sept. 11, 1814 (approx. 2.8 miles away); Sweet's Ferry (approx. 4 miles away in Vermont); Benedict Arnold (approx. 4.1 miles away); Samuel de Champlain Monument (approx. 4.4 miles away in Vermont). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chazy.
Regarding Chazy Central. Chazy Central Rural School opened in 1916 and was New York State's first consolidated rural school. The idea for the school originated with George R. Mott, minister of the Chazy Presbyterian
Chazy Central Rural School provided students from first through twelfth grade with an education in the standard academic subjects, as well as industrial arts and manual training and courses in agricultural science. In addition, the school boasted many amenities, including two swimming pools and a 1000-seat auditorium with organ and film projector.
A new school building was erected in 1968-69, and the original 1916 structure was demolished at that time.
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on August 18, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. This page has been viewed 90 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 18, 2017, by Ellen Adams of Plattsburgh, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.