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Canastota in Madison County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Great Auto Race

 
 
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By John Edwards, August 12, 2012
1. Great Auto Race Marker
Inscription. 1908 - Centennial - 2008 From New York to Paris. Racers arrived in Canastota Feb. 14th staying overnight. The U.S. team won the race.
 
Erected 2008 by Village of Canastota.
 
Location. 43° 4.655′ N, 75° 45.108′ W. Marker is in Canastota, New York, in Madison County. Marker is at the intersection of South Peterboro Street and Railroad Street, on the left when traveling north on South Peterboro Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 South Peterboro Street, Canastota, NY 13032, Canastota NY 13032, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Carmen Basilio (approx. 0.3 miles away); Amelia Earhart (approx. one mile away); The Erie Canal (approx. 4.7 miles away); Canaseraga (approx. 5.1 miles away); Congregational Church - 1814 (approx. 6.7 miles away); 1822-1911 (approx. 8.3 miles away); Grave of Capt. Adj. George Marsden (approx. 10.2 miles away); Temperance House (approx. 11.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canastota.
 
Also see . . .  The Great Auto Race. (Submitted on August 16, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Roads & Vehicles
 
Great Auto Race Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Edwards, August 12, 2012
2. Great Auto Race Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 12, 2012, by John Edwards of Orlando, Florida. This page has been viewed 354 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 12, 2012, by John Edwards of Orlando, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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