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North Tonawanda in Niagara County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

North Tonawanda

The Home of the Civil War's Most Famous Army Scout

 

—Col. Lewis S. Payne —

 
North Tonawanda Col, Lewis S. Payne Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
1. North Tonawanda Col, Lewis S. Payne Memorial
Inscription.
North Tonawanda
The home of the Civil War's most famous army scout
Col. Lewis S. Payne
1819-1898
In grateful remembrance
Company D, "Eagle" regiment
N.Y. Volunteers, "Reactivated"

 
Location. 43° 1.486′ N, 78° 52.615′ W. Marker is in North Tonawanda, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (New York State Route 384) and Webster Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the north apex of a small triagular green space named Charles R. Fleischman Park, the south boundry being Goundry Street. Marker is in this post office area: North Tonawanda NY 14120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Schoolhouse (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Lumber Port (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roll of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Roll of Honor (approx. ¼ mile away); The Long Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); a different marker also named Long Homestead (approx. ¼ mile away); The Dam (approx. ¼ mile away); Lumber Capital (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in North Tonawanda.
 
Also see . . .  Lewis S. Payne - North Tonawanda History Museum
NY 384 Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
2. NY 384 Southward
. (Submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
Northward on Webster Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
3. Northward on Webster Street
Northward on Webster Street image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, January 7, 2015
4. Northward on Webster Street
NY 384 behind memorial marker.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 247 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 8, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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