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

The Bank

 
 
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By Steve Stoessel, April 7, 2019
1. The Bank Marker
Inscription.  On this site in 1838 was erected a building known until 1929 as "The Bank." Built by The Bank of Lyons, it was occupied by:

The Sisson Bank 1846
D. Chapman & Co. 1850
Charles Demmon, banker 1861
Gavitt & Murdock 1866
Saxon B. Gavitt, banker 1871
Mirick & Cole 1873
The Union Bank of Lyons 1874
The Bank of Wayne 1910
The Gavitt National Bank 1911
 
Location. 43° 3.811′ N, 76° 59.546′ W. Marker is in Lyons, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of Church Street and Williams Street, on the right when traveling west on Church Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lyons NY 14489, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Gratefully Dedicated (within shouting distance of this marker); It is 1880 and You are Riding on a Packet Boat (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Memorial (about 400 feet away); Taylor Memorial Park (about 500 feet away); Mildred Taylor (about 500 feet away); H.G. Hotchkiss
The Bank image. Click for full size.
By Steve Stoessel, April 7, 2019
2. The Bank
(approx. 0.2 miles away); H.G. Hotchkiss Peppermint Mural (approx. 0.2 miles away); H.G. Hotchkiss/Hotchkiss Essential Oils (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lyons.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on April 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. This page has been viewed 93 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 8, 2019, by Steve Stoessel of Niskayuna, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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