Canton in Saint Lawrence County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Rushton Boat Shop
Rushton Boat Shop
1873 - 1916
Famed for its craft and craftmanship
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J. Henry Rushton 1843-1906
Founder - Proprietor - Guiding Genius
American Canoe Association - 1880
Builder of many renowned
and historic canoes
Erected 1966 by Grass River Historical Association.
Location. 44° 35.727′ N, 75° 10.387′ W. Marker is in Canton, New York, in Saint Lawrence County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 11) and Riverside Drive (County Route 27), on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at the east end of the US 11 Main Street bridge over the Grasse River, east channel. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 Main Street, Canton NY 13617, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The King Iron Bowstring Bridge (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Water Street and the Third Dam (about 400 feet away); Canton's Islands / Falls Island in 1898 (about 500 feet away); The West Channel of the Grasse River (about 500 feet away); The East Channel of the Grasse River The Grist Mill (about 600 feet away); The Sash and Blind Factory (about 600 feet away); Logging and Lumbering (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Canton.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Waterways & Vessels •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 165 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on September 15, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.