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Rome in Oneida County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Rome

 
 
Rome Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
1. Rome Marker
Inscription.
Rome
March 4th 1796
Village incorporated 1819
City incorporated Feb. 23, 1870

 
Erected 1968 by Oneida County D.P.W.
 
Location. 43° 12.77′ N, 75° 27.353′ W. Marker is in Rome, New York, in Oneida County. Marker is on North James Street north of West Park Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. This historical marker/monument is situated near the center of the community park (public square) that is located in front of the Rome City Court to the north (on West Court Street) and North James Street to the east and West Park Street to the south. Marker is in this post office area: Rome NY 13440, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. British Trenches (within shouting distance of this marker); Brigadier General Peter Gansevoort, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Rome Court House (within shouting distance of this marker); Unknown Soldiers (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Senator John Fitzgerald Kennedy (about 300 feet away); Futile Approach
Rome Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
2. Rome Marker
View of the historic maker located along a walk way leading to the center of the public square.
(about 400 feet away); Powder Magazine (about 700 feet away); Surgeonís Day Room (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rome.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Rome Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, July 29, 2011
3. Rome Marker
View of the historic marker looking north along North James Street, with a view of the county courthouse in the distant background.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 361 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 8, 2012, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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