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Edmund Lyon Park

 
 
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By Yugoboy, June 10, 2012
1. Edmund Lyon Park Marker
Inscription. Opened in 1916 on land donated by Kate Gleason. Named after local financier Edmund Lyon. Original bandstand built in 1916, replaced in 1988.
 
Erected 1997 by East Rochester Local History.
 
Location. 43° 6.579′ N, 77° 29.197′ W. Marker is in East Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Main St and W. Spruce St., on the right when traveling north on Main St. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: East Rochester NY 14445, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. ER Veteran's Memorial ( within shouting distance of this marker); Nick Verzella ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Dedicated by the Citizens ( about 500 feet away); Fryatt House ( about 500 feet away); Rialto Theater ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Eyer Block ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Perinton Hotel ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Tunnel ( approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Rochester.
 
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Edmund Lyon Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 10, 2012
2. Edmund Lyon Park Marker
Facing North on Main Street
Edmund Lyon Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 10, 2012
3. Edmund Lyon Park Marker
Facing South on Main Street
Edmund Lyon Park image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 10, 2012
4. Edmund Lyon Park
Some of the park as seen from the marker.
Edmund Lyon Park Memorials image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, June 10, 2012
5. Edmund Lyon Park Memorials
Across the park's entry driveway, these war memorials prominently face Main St. There is another war memorial less than 100 yds north of these at the corner of E. Ivy and Main
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 11, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 295 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 11, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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