Rochester in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Maintained by the County of Monroe
Revolutionary War, War of 1812
and Civil War Veterans, Lake
Captains, Sam Patch and first
lighthouse keeper rest here.
Erected 1960 by County of Monroe.
Location. 43° 14.656′ N, 77° 37.061′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is on River Street 0.1 miles north of Lake Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This neighborhood of Rochester is known as Charlotte. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14612, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. To Commemorate the Memory of Ira J. Jacobson (within shouting distance of this marker); Upriver Landings on the Genesee (approx. 0.4 miles away); Port on Lake Ontario (approx. 0.4 miles away); Manufacturing in Charlotte (approx. 0.4 miles away); Railroads (approx. 0.4 miles away); Underground Railroad (approx. 0.4 miles away); Crossing the River by Ferry (approx. half a mile away); Boat Building (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
Also see . . . Sam Patch - Wikipedia. Niagara Falls daredevil. (Submitted on November 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.)
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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 192 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on November 1, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.