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Watkins Glen in Schuyler County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Underground Railroad

 
 
Underground Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
1. Underground Railroad Marker
Inscription. Luther Cleveland and wife sheltered fugitive slaves here, and helped them on their way to Canada
 
Erected 1932 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 25.331′ N, 76° 54.268′ W. Marker is in Watkins Glen, New York, in Schuyler County. Marker is on New York State Route 14 just north of New York State Route 14A, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Watkins Glen NY 14891, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Woolen Mill (approx. 1.9 miles away); Warehouse (approx. 1.9 miles away); Saw Mill Creek (approx. 2 miles away); Honoring Our Naval Veterans (approx. 3.1 miles away); The Original Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 3.6 miles away); The Present Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 3.6 miles away); At Watkins Glen (approx. 3.6 miles away); Watkins Glen State Park (approx. 3.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Watkins Glen.
 
Also see . . .  Luther Cleveland at FindAGrave.com. (Submitted on September 18, 2013, by Mike Wintermantel of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RR
 
Northern Approach to Underground Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
2. Northern Approach to Underground Railroad Marker
Southern Approach to Underground Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Yugoboy, October 13, 2012
3. Southern Approach to Underground Railroad Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 12, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. This page has been viewed 463 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 12, 2013, by Yugoboy of Rochester, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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