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

Henpeck

 
 
Henpeck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 27, 2012
1. Henpeck Marker
Inscription. The Port of South Greece with the "8 Mile Grocery" and post office, School No. 12, apple dryhouse, 25 houses, and 2 doctors' offices was a busy Erie Canal stop in the 1800s.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
 
Location. 43° 11.3′ N, 77° 43.87′ W. Marker is in Greece, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on Ridgeway Avenue 0.2 miles south of Elmgrove Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14606, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Old Ridge Road (approx. 2.3 miles away); Birthplace of John T. Trowbridge (approx. 2.8 miles away); Town of Gates (approx. 3.3 miles away); Gates (approx. 3.3 miles away); Harris Seed Farm (approx. 3.5 miles away); Roll Coating Wheel (approx. 4.5 miles away); Kelsey's Landing (approx. 5.1 miles away); Casconchiagon (approx. 5.1 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker is set back from the road behind a parking lot, but is easily found in the park of the same name (see photos). The marker can also be seen from the Elmgrove Road bridge over the canal.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Henpeck Marker as seen facing east on Ridgeway image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 27, 2012
2. Henpeck Marker as seen facing east on Ridgeway
Henpeck Marker as seen facing west on Ridgeway image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 27, 2012
3. Henpeck Marker as seen facing west on Ridgeway
Entrance to Henpeck Park image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, July 27, 2012
4. Entrance to Henpeck Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 2, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 321 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 2, 2012, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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