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Southport in Chemung County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

This Stone

 
 
This Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
1. This Stone Marker
Inscription.
This stone
was removed from Coldbrook Creek
about mile from this spot
during a construction project
in 1992.
No record of Walter Helsman,
or his ancestors, can be found
in the records of
the Town of Southport
of Chemung County.

 
Location. 42° 3.693′ N, 76° 47.033′ W. Marker is in Southport, New York, in Chemung County. Marker can be reached from Maple Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located near the tree line separating the old and new sections of the cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Elmira NY 14904, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 10 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Fitzsimmons Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Military Route (approx. 1.7 miles away); Old Ferry (approx. 1.9 miles away); Earliest Methodist Preaching (approx. 2 miles away); Sullivan's Army Encampment (approx. 2 miles away); Dewittsburgh (approx. 2 miles away); Elmira (approx. 2.1 miles away); Citizens Cascade (approx. 2.1 miles away); Chemung Canal (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southport.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
This Stone Marker and<br>the Mysterious Helsman Stone image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
2. This Stone Marker and
the Mysterious Helsman Stone
This Stone Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brian Scott, September 21, 2015
3. This Stone Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 5, 2015, by Brian Scott of Anderson, South Carolina.
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