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

Howell's Tavern

Built 1808

 
 
Howell's Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
1. Howell's Tavern Marker
Inscription. Oldest clapboard house in Niagara County. Built by William Howell on 1801 log cabin site of Philip Beach, first settler. First town meeting held here.
 
Location. 43° 12.118′ N, 78° 50.344′ W. Marker is in Cambria, New York, in Niagara County. Marker is on Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) mile west of Wilson Cambria Road (New York State Route 425), on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is near the west end of the bridge over the east branch of Twelve Mile Creek. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3738 Ridge Road, Lockport NY 14094, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. DEC. 19th, 1813 (approx. mile away); North Ridge Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.9 miles away); Soldier's Memorial (approx. 2.8 miles away); 1848 Root House (approx. 2.9 miles away); Randall Road Cemetery (approx. 3.8 miles away); Fowler Sawmill (approx. 4 miles away); Ransomville Schools (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Site Of Niagara Poultry Farm (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cambria.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
2. Westward
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
3. Eastward
Howell's Tavern and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 28, 2015
4. Howell's Tavern and Marker
The marker is small and may be covered by a bush in season. It is to the right of the empty flagpole.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 28, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 297 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 28, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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