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Irondequoit in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Swayne's Corners

 
 
Swayne's Corners Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
1. Swayne's Corners Marker
Inscription.
Swayne's Corners
Town of Irondequoit organized
April 2, 1839 at his early
crossroad settlement. Here
later were Swayne's Hotel and,
until 1957, Forest House.

 
Erected 1961 by County of Monroe.
 
Location. 43° 12.221′ N, 77° 33.7′ W. Marker is in Irondequoit, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of East Ridge Road (County Route 241) and Culver Road (County Route 120), on the right when traveling west on East Ridge Road. Touch for map. Corner lot is currently occupied by a Walgreen's store. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2100 East Ridge Road, Rochester NY 14622, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pioneer Home (approx. 1.2 miles away); Cobblestone Blacksmith Shop (approx. 1.2 miles away); Here Stands one of the Oldest Pieces of Earth (approx. 1.2 miles away); Our Irondequoit (approx. 1.8 miles away); An Early Doctor (approx. 1.9 miles away); On This Site - Over the Years (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named
Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
2. Westward
Intersection is very busy; difficult to shoot.
On This Site - Over the Years (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named On This Site - Over the Years (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Irondequoit.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
3. Northward
Culver Road. Marker is very close to the roadways; unable to back up for wider view.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 183 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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