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Ridgeway in Orleans County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Ridgeway - 1812

 
 
Ridgeway - 1812 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
1. Ridgeway - 1812 Marker
Inscription.
Ridgeway - 1812
Eli Moore opened a tavern
on present hotel site 1811.
Ridge first Indian trail
then stagecoach route.

 
Erected by Orleans County Community Pride.
 
Location. 43° 16.04′ N, 78° 23.591′ W. Marker is in Ridgeway, New York, in Orleans County. Marker is at the intersection of Ridge Road (New York State Route 104) and Angling Road, on the right when traveling west on Ridge Road. Touch for map. Marker is at a Sunoco gas station. The southward road at the intersection is N. Gravel Rd, NY route 63. Marker is at or near this postal address: 11279 Ridge Road, Medina NY 14103, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Ridge Road (approx. 1.7 miles away); John Ryan 1801-96 / Medina Sandstone (approx. 2.9 miles away); Frances Folsom (approx. 3 miles away); Vietnam (approx. 3 miles away); Medina Armory (approx. 3.1 miles away); Valor, Honor, Virtue, Courage, Duty (approx. 3.1 miles away); Grover Cleveland & Frances Folsom (approx. 3.2 miles away); White's Hotel (approx. 3.2 miles away).
 
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Westward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
2. Westward
Eastward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, February 7, 2016
3. Eastward
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 7, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 204 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on February 7, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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