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

This was the First Road in the Town of Parishville

 
 
First Road in the Town of Parishville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
1. First Road in the Town of Parishville Marker
Inscription.
This was the
FIRST ROAD
in the Town of Parishville
Cut through 1809
Called Luke Brown Road
for earliest settler

 
Erected 1932 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 44° 37.771′ N, 74° 57.226′ W. Marker is in Parishville, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of New York State Route 72 and West Parishville Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 72. Touch for map. Marker is at a 135 bend in NY 72 at the intersection which is also the Potsdam/Parishville town line. Marker is in this post office area: Potsdam NY 13676, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cox's Mill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Thatcher Hall (approx. 2.5 miles away); Site of Log Cabin of Luke Brown (approx. 2.5 miles away); Timerman Hall (approx. 2.5 miles away); Satterlee Hall (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Loving Memory (approx. 2.6 miles away); In Honor of the Students and Alumni (approx. 2.6 miles away); Home and Country (approx. 2.6 miles away).
 
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Westward on NY 72 Towards the Bend image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
2. Westward on NY 72 Towards the Bend
Towards Intersection with West Parishville Road image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
3. Towards Intersection with West Parishville Road
Eastward on NY 72 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
4. Eastward on NY 72
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 20, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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