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

Village of Monroe

 
 
Village of Monroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Leslie Smith, October 16, 2009
1. Village of Monroe Marker
Inscription. A small farming community which grew from the ashes of the disastrous fire, being incorporated in 1894.
 
Erected 1994 by Monroe Historical Society.
 
Location. 41° 19.634′ N, 74° 11.396′ W. Marker is in Monroe, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on 17M (New York State Route 17M) 0 miles east of Lake Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Monroe NY 10950, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Landmark of Monroe (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Monroe Cheese Co. (about 500 feet away); McGarrah’s Inn (approx. ¼ mile away); First Settler (was approx. ¼ mile away but has been reported missing. ); Methodist Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Monroe Race Track (approx. 0.3 miles away); Crane Park (approx. 0.3 miles away); Monroe, New York (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Monroe.
 
Also see . . .  The Village of Monroe, New York. (Submitted on October 26, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Downtown Monroe as seen looking past marker across the old Mill Pond. image. Click for full size.
By Leslie Smith, October 16, 2009
2. Downtown Monroe as seen looking past marker across the old Mill Pond.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 19, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. This page has been viewed 672 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on October 19, 2009, by Clifton Patrick of Chester, NY, United States. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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