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

Town of Brutus

 
 
Town of Brutus Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
1. Town of Brutus Marker
Inscription.
Town of Brutus
Formed from Aurelius 1802.
First settlement in town
made by Aaron Frost in 1795;
he built the first
grist mill.

 
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
 
Location. 43° 2.927′ N, 76° 33.811′ W. Marker is in Weedsport, New York, in Cayuga County. Marker is at the intersection of West Brutus Street and Erie Drive (New York State Route 31) on West Brutus Street. Touch for map. Google shows East Brutus Street; picture shows West Brutus Street. Marker is in this post office area: Weedsport NY 13166, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Weed's Basin (within shouting distance of this marker); Firehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); God's Acre (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Erie Canal (approx. mile away); a different marker also named The Erie Canal (approx. mile away); The Boom Years (approx. mile away); Conduit For Ideas (approx. mile away); William McCreedy (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weedsport.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Eastbound on NY 31 image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
2. Eastbound on NY 31
Compass north.
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
3. Eastward
Westbound on NY 31 at Right image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, August 28, 2015
4. Westbound on NY 31 at Right
Compass south.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 30, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 30, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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