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

First School

 
 
First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 21, 2018
1. First School Marker
Inscription.
First School
A log school house was
built on this site before
1808. Brick structure
replacing it was used
as a Catholic Church.

 
Erected 1929 by New York State.
 
Location. 43° 3.872′ N, 76° 59.797′ W. Marker is in Lyons, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Butternut Street and Church Street, on the right when traveling south on Butternut Street. Touch for map. Marker is by the Museum of Wayne County History. Marker is at or near this postal address: 21 Butternut Street, Lyons NY 14489, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Wayne County Historical Society (a few steps from this marker); Naming of Lyons (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); G. Winston Dobbins Memorial Park (about 600 feet away); H.G. Hotchkiss Peppermint Mural (about 600 feet away); H.G. Hotchkiss (about 600 feet away); H.G. Hotchkiss/Hotchkiss Essential Oils (about 700 feet away); Enlarged Erie Canal Lock 55 (about 700 feet away); Memorial (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyons.
 
Also see . . .  Museum of Wayne County History. (Submitted on May 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
First School Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 21, 2018
2. First School Marker
The building in the background, now a museum, was the Wayne County Jail and Sheriff's residence.

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 23, 2018. This page originally submitted on May 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 23, 2018, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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