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Montour Falls in Schuyler County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Catharine's Town

 
 
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By Sean Ellison, July 7, 2014
1. Site of Catharine's Town Marker
Inscription. Destroyed 1779 by General Sullivan Indian name "Chequaga", after Catherine Montour, a Seneca queen.
 
Erected 1949 by State Education Department.
 
Location. 42° 20.212′ N, 76° 50.213′ W. Marker is in Montour Falls, New York, in Schuyler County. Marker is at the intersection of South Catharine Street (New York State Route 14) and Havana Glen Road, on the right when traveling south on South Catharine Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Montour Falls NY 14865, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Catherine's Landing (approx. 0.8 miles away); James A. Shepard (approx. 0.8 miles away); She-Qua-Ga (approx. 0.9 miles away); Watkins Glen State Park (approx. 3.2 miles away); The Present Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 3.3 miles away); At Watkins Glen (approx. 3.3 miles away); The Original Watkins Glen Circuit (approx. 3.3 miles away); Honoring Our Naval Veterans (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montour Falls.
 
Categories. Native AmericansWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 7, 2014, by Sean Ellison of Potsdam, New York. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 30 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on July 7, 2014, by Sean Ellison of Potsdam, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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