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

Village Park and Main Street

 
 
Village Park and Main Street Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
1. Village Park and Main Street Marker
Inscription.
Village Park
and Main Street
Historic District
has been entered on the
National Register of
Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Dedicated May 28, 1984
Canton, New York

 
Erected 1984.
 
Location. 44° 35.732′ N, 75° 10.118′ W. Marker is in Canton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street (U.S. 11) and Park Street (County Route 27), on the right when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Plaque is on a stone facing US 11 between the intersection and the WWI & WWII memorial. Marker is in this post office area: Canton NY 13617, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. In Memoriam (a few steps from this marker); In Memory of those Citizens from the Town of Canton (a few steps from this marker); Home of Silas Wright (within shouting distance of this marker); Rushton Boat Shop (approx. mile away); Silas Wright (approx. mile away); Water Street and the Third Dam (approx. mile away); The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (approx. 0.3 miles away); St. Lawrence University (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
 
More about this marker.
Eastward View - Marker on Stone image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
2. Eastward View - Marker on Stone
The WW I - WW II memorial is next, farther in the background.
Canton Village Park also includes the Civil War memorial.
 
Regarding Village Park and Main Street. According to Wikipedia, it was registered in 1975 and its boundaries were increased in 1983 and 2008.
 
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View Towards E. Main St. & Park St. Intersection image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
3. View Towards E. Main St. & Park St. Intersection
The back of the stone holding the plaque is seen at the far right.
Center Fountain image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 8, 2014
4. Center Fountain
In the park; view is southward towards Park Place.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 164 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 23, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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