Brighton in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Famous in the early history of this country.
It was the beginning of the Ohio Trail
from Canada to the Mississippi Valley.
from this point the portage ran west to the mouth of
Red Creek in Genesee Valley Park,
skirting the southern base of the
Pinnacle and Mt. Hope.
Location. 43° 9.013′ N, 77° 31.687′ W. Marker is in Brighton, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on North Landing Road 0.1 miles north of Blossom Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in Ellison Park. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14625, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brighton Village (approx. 1½ miles away); Camp Site 1687 (approx. 1.7 miles away); Irondequoit Bay (approx. 1.8 miles away); Seminary - 1845 (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Irondequoit Bay (approx. 1.8 miles away); An Early Doctor (approx. 2.2 miles away); Widewaters Field (approx. 2½ miles away); Cobbs Hill Park / Cobbs Hill (approx. 2½ miles away).
Also see . . . Map of Ellison Park - County of Monroe. Showing location of the marker and the Indian Landing. (Submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Colonial Era •
Credits. This page was last revised on March 24, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 39 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 24, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.