Buffalo in Erie County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 2011 by Black Rock Heritage Trail.
Location. 42° 55.897′ N, 78° 54′ W. Marker is in Buffalo, New York, in Erie County. Marker is at the intersection of Niagara Street (New York State Route 266) and Wayne Street, on the right when traveling north on Niagara Street. Touch for map. Marker is midway between Wayne Street and the railroad overpass. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1729 Niagara Street, Buffalo NY 14207, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Squaw Island - Divided Island (within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing); International Railroad Bridge (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Market Square (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Market Square (approx. ¼ mile away); Jacob Smith House and Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); Black Rock Harbor Black Rock (approx. ¼ mile away); Burning of Blackrock and Buffalo (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Buffalo.
More about this marker. The figure at the top of the marker is the Buffalo History Museum.
Also see . . .
1. Peter Buell Porter - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
2. Black Rock Historical Society. Black Rock was a village that became part of Buffalo. (Submitted on January 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & Settlers •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 262 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on January 23, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.