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

Henry Wells

 
 
Henry Wells Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
1. Henry Wells Marker
Inscription. Henry Wells
Founder of Wells Fargo
Express Company was a
shoemakr by trade and
lived in this house
from 1827 to about 1830

 
Erected 1957 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 2.157′ N, 76° 37.889′ W. Marker is in Port Byron, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of Canal Street (New York State Route 38) and Rochester Street (New York State Route 31), on the left when traveling north on Canal Street. Touch for map. Marker is one lot north of the intersection. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5 Canal Street, Port Byron NY 13140, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Glaciers, Drumlins, and High Level Lakes (approx. 0.2 miles away); Blacksmith Shop and Mule Shed (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Erie House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Tanner's Dry Dock (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Erie Canal in Port Byron (approx. 0.2 miles away); Port Byron's Lock 52 (approx. mile away); Brigham Young (approx. 0.4 miles away); Port Byron (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Port Byron.
 
Also see . . .  Henry Wells - Wikipedia. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
2. Northward

 
Categories. Notable Persons
 
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
3. Southward
Henry Wells Marker & Residence image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, May 16, 2015
4. Henry Wells Marker & Residence
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 231 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 22, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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