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Pierrepont in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Cox's Mill

 
 
Cox's Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
1. Cox's Mill Marker
Inscription.
Town of
Pierrepont
Cox's Mill
Sandstone house built by
Gardner Cox, founder of
"Cox's Mill" The sawmill
was built on the west
side of river in 1819.

 
Erected 1977 by Town of Pierrepont.
 
Location. 44° 36.67′ N, 74° 58.49′ W. Marker is in Pierrepont, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Mill Street and New York State Route 56, on the right when traveling north on Mill Street. Touch for map. Marker is in the hamlet of Hannawa Falls, north of the intersection, between the guard rail and the reservoir, and before the fire department. Marker is in this post office area: Hannawa Falls NY 13647, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. This was the First Road in the Town of Parishville (approx. 1.6 miles away); War of 1812 Gravesites (approx. 3.2 miles away); Home and Country (approx. 3.2 miles away); Bayside Cemetery (approx. 3.3 miles away); Thatcher Hall (approx. 3.5 miles away); Satterlee Hall (approx. 3.6 miles away); In Loving Memory (approx. 3.6 miles away); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (approx. 3.6 miles away).
 
More about this marker.
Northward on Mill Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
2. Northward on Mill Street
The river is the Raquette River, also spelled Racquette. It flows north from the Adirondacks to the St. Lawrence River.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Southward on Mill Street Towards NY 56 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
3. Southward on Mill Street Towards NY 56
Marker with NY 56 Bridge in Background image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
4. Marker with NY 56 Bridge in Background
Hannawa Falls Dam image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
5. Hannawa Falls Dam
View from Beside Dam image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
6. View from Beside Dam
NY 56 bridge at center; marker at right between the bushes and Mill Street.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 279 times since then and 42 times this year. Last updated on November 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on November 19, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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