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

Tuscaroras

 
 
Tuscaroras Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
1. Tuscaroras Marker
Inscription. Site of a setttlement of
Tuscaroras
6th Nation of Iroquois League. Driven from Carloinas by British 1714-1722
 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 56.434′ N, 77° 44.044′ W. Marker is near Avon, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on East River Road (County Road 84) 0.8 miles south of Honeoye Falls 6 Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Avon NY 14414, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ganson's Mill (approx. 0.6 miles away); Berry's Tavern (approx. 1.9 miles away); Ca-Na-Wau-Gus (approx. 2.6 miles away); Honeoye Valley (approx. 3.1 miles away); 5 Arch Bridge (approx. 3.3 miles away); John Hugh McNaughton (approx. 3.7 miles away); Early House (approx. 3.9 miles away); In Memory of a Soldier (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Avon.
 
Also see . . .  New York State Museum of Natural History, New York State Museum,: Bulletin, Issues 235-240. "More than 40 acres are embraced in the tract which includes earlier and recent occupations." (Submitted on February 5, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.) 
 
Wide view of the Tuscaroras Marker image. Click for full size.
By Paul Crumlish, June 25, 2011
2. Wide view of the Tuscaroras Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 5, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia. This page has been viewed 384 times since then and 44 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 5, 2012, by PaulwC3 of Northern, Virginia.
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