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Palmyra in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rope Walk

 
 
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By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 21, 2018
1. Rope Walk Marker
Inscription.
Rope Walk
Here rope was manufactured
in 500 foot lengths, it was used
on the Albany Schenectady R.R.

 
Erected 1937 by New York State Department of Education.
 
Location. 43° 4.005′ N, 77° 12.262′ W. Marker is in Palmyra, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is on North Creek Road 1.3 miles east of New York State Route 21, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Palmyra NY 14522, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Home (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); John and Rhoda Swift (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sampson House (approx. 1.1 miles away); This House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Palmyra Area (approx. 1.2 miles away); Palmyra in History (approx. 1.3 miles away); Grandin Print Shop (approx. 1.3 miles away); Palmyra War Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Palmyra.
 
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Rope Walk Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 21, 2018
2. Rope Walk Marker
Site is now a cultivated field. Beyond the field is the CSX Railroad mainline, formerly the New York Central "Water Level Route".
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 22, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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