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Sodus Point in Wayne County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Big Sodus Light

Built in 1870

 
 
Big Sodus Light Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 7, 2014
1. Big Sodus Light Marker
Inscription.
Replaced the first lighthouse
on this site built in 1825..
The light in service 1871-1901
now a maritime museum.
the Sodus Bay Historical Society
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Listed on the National Register of Historic Places

 
Location. 43° 16.428′ N, 76° 59.178′ W. Marker is in Sodus Point, New York, in Wayne County. Marker is at the intersection of North Ontario Street and Lake Street, on the right when traveling north on North Ontario Street. Touch for map. The intersection is actually a 90 degree turn. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7606 North Ontario Street, Sodus Point NY 14555, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. British Raids (a few steps from this marker); Site of 1825 Keeper's Dwelling House (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of the Original Sodus Bay Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); A French Inspired Flotilla (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Sodus Point Coal Trestle (approx. 0.6 miles away); Cobblestone Architecture
Eastward View from N. Ontario St. image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 7, 2014
2. Eastward View from N. Ontario St.
(approx. 2.1 miles away); Underground Railroad Terminus (approx. 9.2 miles away); The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (approx. 9.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sodus Point.
 
Also see . . .
1. Sodus Bay Lighthouse Museum. (Submitted on December 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Historic Sodus Point - Sodus Bay Historical Society. (Submitted on December 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
South and East Sides image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 7, 2014
3. South and East Sides
East Side image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, November 7, 2014
4. East Side
Pictures this day were taken during a hailstorm.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 264 times since then and 19 times this year. Last updated on December 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 13, 2014, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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