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

De Land Chemical Co.

 
 
De Land Chemical Co. Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 9, 2012
1. De Land Chemical Co. Marker
Inscription. Site of Saleratus Works established 1852 by the De Land family. The product which sold internationally helped develop Fairport.
 
Erected 1949 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 6.109′ N, 77° 26.507′ W. Marker is in Fairport, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on North Main Street (New York State Route 250) just south of Liftbridge Lane E., on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Fairport NY 14450, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Old Erie Canal ( within shouting distance of this marker); Spice Mill ( about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Erie Canal Inn ( approx. mile away); Burying Ground ( approx. 0.3 miles away); American Can Company ( approx. 0.3 miles away); Fullam's Basin ( approx. 0.7 miles away); New York State Canals ( approx. mile away); D. Marsh Field ( approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fairport.
 
Regarding De Land Chemical Co.. Saleratus - a form of baking soda.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
De Land Chemical Co. Marker as seen facing south on 250 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 9, 2012
2. De Land Chemical Co. Marker as seen facing south on 250
De Land Chemical Co. Marker as seen facing north from the liftbridge seen in previous photo image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 9, 2012
3. De Land Chemical Co. Marker as seen facing north from the liftbridge seen in previous photo
De Land Chemical Co. Marker approach facing north on 250 image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 9, 2012
4. De Land Chemical Co. Marker approach facing north on 250
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 261 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 23, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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