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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Hammond, New York

 
Clickable Map of St. Lawrence County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil; HMdb.org; J.J.Prats/dc:title> https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Usa_counties_large.svg St. Lawrence County, NY (179) Franklin County, NY (61) Hamilton County, NY (16) Herkimer County, NY (102) Jefferson County, NY (150) Lewis County, NY (19)  St.LawrenceCounty(179) St. Lawrence County (179)  FranklinCounty(61) Franklin County (61)  HamiltonCounty(16) Hamilton County (16)  HerkimerCounty(102) Herkimer County (102)  JeffersonCounty(150) Jefferson County (150)  LewisCounty(19) Lewis County (19)
Canton is the county seat for St. Lawrence County
Hammond is in St. Lawrence County
      St. Lawrence County (179)  
ADJACENT TO ST. LAWRENCE COUNTY
      Franklin County (61)  
      Hamilton County (16)  
      Herkimer County (102)  
      Jefferson County (150)  
      Lewis County (19)  
 
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1New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Bay Road Cemetery
Bay Road Cemetery Hammond's First Cemetery Circa 1820 Erected 1985 By the R.T. Elethorp Historical SocietyMap (db m89489) HM
2New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Catholic Church
1903 land donated by Mrs. Katherine Donald for church. 1906 St. Peter's dedicated by Rt. Rev. Bishop Gabriels Rev. Father Crowley, pastorMap (db m75624) HM
3New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Crossover Island
Established in 1848 on Rock Island. Whale oil lamps used first. Kerosene used later, then batteries. Station discontinued in April 1941.Map (db m179881) HM
4New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — First Church
A Presbyterian church was built on this site in 1837. The present church, built in 1916 is the fourth "kirk" to occupy this site.Map (db m75630) HM
5New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Military Road
Military Road Road was cut 1831 linking Rouses Point to Sackets Harbor. A plank road was constructed from Morristown through Hammond 1850Map (db m82403) HM
6New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Singer Castle on Dark Island — A Gilded Age Masterpiece — Cultural Heritage —
A Hunting Lodge In 1903, Frederick G. Bourne, Commodore and Singer Sewing Machine Company President, began building Singer Castle for a hunting lodge. American beaux-arts architect Ernest Flagg designed the 28 room granite castle on Sir Walter . . . Map (db m179879) HM
7New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — Stone Quarry
Quarry was in operation in late 1800's. 600 men were employed cutting pink, red and yellow sandstone blocks used in paving streets.Map (db m82404) HM
8New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — The Chippewa Bay Area — Historic New York
This area was settled early in the 1800's by immigrants from Scotland. They were encouraged to come here by agents of George Parish, a large landholder in the North Country. These conscientious farmers and tradesmen came up the St. Lawrence River . . . Map (db m179880) HM
9New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — The Thousand Islands — Historic New York
As you enter the Thousand Island Region, you visit what the Iroquois called, "the Garden Place of the Great Spirit." This series of scenic isles actually number more than 1,800, ranging from small bird perches to some containing thousands of . . . Map (db m75703) HM
10New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — The Thousand Islands — Formed by 'Fire', Water, and Ice — Natural History —
Rock features along the Seaway Trail offer clues to understanding the geologic forces that formed the region. 'Fire' (Heat & Pressure) The precambrian gneiss rocks are the roots of an ancient mountain system. They were formed by . . . Map (db m179877) HM
11New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — War of 1812 — The Wilkinson Campaign
September November 1813 The grand invasion of Canada led by General Wilkinson proceeded down the St. Lawrence River in an attempt to capture Montreal.Map (db m179884) HM
12New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — William McNeil
Wm. McNeil, Hammond area's first settler, came from Vermont to Chippewa Bay pre 1812. Statue by local artist Carmen D'AvinoMap (db m75621) HM
13New York (St. Lawrence County), Hammond — World Wars Memorial
Honor Roll [of Dead] World War I Harlie S. Hazen • Royal D. Smith World War II Willis S. Cutway • Robert F. Gallagher Robert I. Gibson • Lawrence S. Gilpin Kenneth Klock • Charles R. Nicol Kenneth T. Troup . . . Map (db m75628) WM
 
 
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May. 21, 2022