Jamestown in Chautauqua County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
August 25, 1860 over the newly laid rails
of the Atlantic and Great Western
Railroad culminating a 29 year effort
to assure Jamestown's position in
the national transportation network.
Erected 2015 by Jamestown Historical Marker Committee.
Location. 42° 5.688′ N, 79° 14.67′ W. Marker is in Jamestown, New York, in Chautauqua County. Marker is at the intersection of West 2nd Street and Lafayette Street, on the right when traveling east on West 2nd Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jamestown NY 14701, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robert H. Jackson (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of Gurney Ball Bearing Co. (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stage Stop (approx. 0.2 miles away); James Prendergast (approx. 0.2 miles away); The First Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Burial Ground (approx. 0.2 miles away); Great Fire of 1861 (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jamestown.
More about this marker. Marker is at the train station, which does not
Categories. • Railroads & Streetcars •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 24, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 146 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 24, 2016, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.