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Mayville in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Land Office

 
 
Land Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
1. Land Office Marker
Inscription. Here in 1810 William Peacock, local agent of Holland Land Company built his cabin and office of logs. He served 26 years.
 
Erected 1936 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 15.277′ N, 79° 30.312′ W. Marker is in Mayville, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of North Erie Street (New York State Route 394) and East Chautauqua Street (New York State Route 430), on the right when traveling north on North Erie Street. Touch for map. Located on the grounds of Mayville Town Hall. Marker is in this post office area: Mayville NY 14757, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ellen Y. Miller (a few steps from this marker); First Courts (within shouting distance of this marker); Chautauqua Lake Region (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of Scott Tavern (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Donald McKenzie (about 800 feet away); Tourgee Home (approx. mile away); First Settler (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Old Portage Road (approx. 4.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mayville.
 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Land Office Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Wintermantel, April 21, 2013
2. Land Office Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 293 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 22, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
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