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Montezuma in Cayuga County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Opened in 1828

Cayuga Seneca Canal

 
 
Opened in 1828 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
1. Opened in 1828 Marker
Inscription.
Opened in 1828
Cayuga Seneca Canal
Extended navigation of the
Erie Canal to Finger Lakes
Site of crossover bridge
and Exchange Hotel

 
Erected 2011 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Erie Canal marker series.
 
Location. 43° 0.641′ N, 76° 42.227′ W. Marker is in Montezuma, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of High Street and Erie Street, on the left when traveling north on High Street. Touch for map. Marker is about 80ft. north of the intersection at Montezuma Heritage Park. Marker is in this post office area: Montezuma NY 13117, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Montezuma Heritage Park (here, next to this marker); A Landmark and Pride in Our Community (within shouting distance of this marker); Early Cemetery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Erie Canal (about 300 feet away); Montezuma (about 500 feet away); Early Aqueduct (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mentz Church (approx. 1.7 miles away); Port Byron's Lock 52 (approx. 3.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montezuma.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
2. Southward
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
3. Northward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 21, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 181 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 21, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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