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Brighton in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Amos B. Buckland

 
 
Amos B. Buckland Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
1. Amos B. Buckland Marker
Inscription. Amos B. Buckland of the Buckland family of brick makers owned this brick farmhouse that was built in stages from 1820 to 1920. From 1911 to 1939 Hillside Children's Center farmed ninety-two acres, growing vegetables and raising cows, sheep, and pigs for the orphanage on Monroe Avenue.
 
Erected by Town of Brighton.
 
Location. 43° 6.929′ N, 77° 34.984′ W. Marker is in Brighton, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Westfall Road 0.1 miles east of Barclay Square Drive, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 239 Westfall Road, Rochester NY 14618, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Buckland / Horst House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ambrose Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away); Route of Original Erie Canal (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Great American Canal (approx. 1 miles away); Portage Trail (approx. 1 miles away); Trophy Cannon (approx. 1.7 miles away); Highland Park (approx. 1.7 miles away); Cobbs Hill Park / Cobbs Hill (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Brighton.
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
Amos B. Buckland House & Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, March 22, 2018
2. Amos B. Buckland House & Marker
Now owned by the town.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 34 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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