“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Norwich, New York

Clickable Map of Chenango County, New York and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Chenango County, NY (94) Broome County, NY (95) Cortland County, NY (66) Delaware County, NY (82) Madison County, NY (76) Otsego County, NY (90)  ChenangoCounty(94) Chenango County (94)  BroomeCounty(95) Broome County (95)  CortlandCounty(66) Cortland County (66)  DelawareCounty(82) Delaware County (82)  MadisonCounty(76) Madison County (76)  OtsegoCounty(90) Otsego County (90)
Norwich is the county seat for Chenango County
Norwich is in Chenango County
      Chenango County (94)  
      Broome County (95)  
      Cortland County (66)  
      Delaware County (82)  
      Madison County (76)  
      Otsego County (90)  
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1New York (Chenango County), Norwich — "The Castle"
1/4 Mile West The Castle Oneida Indian Fort. Councils held here up to 1790.Map (db m149753) HM
2New York (Chenango County), Norwich — 1789
Capt. John Harris, seaman and pioneer, bought land from Broad Street to river. First town meeting held in his home.Map (db m93281) HM
3New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Avery Power
First settler in town of Norwich 1788; owned adjoining river flat. Lucy Power, first white native of Chenango Valley.Map (db m93280) HM
4New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal1837-1878
This stone arch supported an aqueduct that carried the canal over Fly Creek. Bicentennial '76 Morton-NorwichMap (db m92591) HM
5New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal1837-1878
Meads Pond was used as a holding basin for barges of iron, coal and freight from the adjacent canal.Map (db m92592) HM
6New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal1837-1878
Canal bridge site where 1,000 men of the 114th Regt. embarked by flotilla to Civil War, Sept. 6, 1862. Bicentennial '76 NB&T of NorwichMap (db m92593) HM
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7New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal
East of the road are remains of a lock and feeder pond where canal passed through productive farm country. Bicentennial '76 Terry DescendantsMap (db m92595) HM
8New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal1837-1878
Just west a large wooden aqueduct spanned creek. $2,500,000 canal linked area to Utica, Binghamton.Map (db m93294) HM
9New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal1837-1878
The canal and towpath can be seen parallel to the highway at this point.Map (db m94472) HM
10New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal Walking TourMaydole Hammer Factory Sign
This view of the Chenango Canal is looking north toward the Maydole Hammer factory and Lock #93. The Hammer factory covered the area today (2007) occupied by the buildings of the Golden Age Apartments. The lock was located in the space that is now . . . Map (db m94231) HM
11New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal Walking TourSternberg, Hall and Company Sign
This photograph taken from the west bank of the Chenango Canal looking east, shows the Sternberg, Hall and Company Sash and Blind Factory. The picture of the factory was taken about 1872. The factory produced window frames (sashes) and blinds . . . Map (db m94233) HM
12New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango Canal Walking TourV.F.W. Sign
This photograph taken about 1870 shows the Chenango Canal looking south from the viewpoint of the canal bridge that crossed East Main Street at Canal Street. In the foreground is Edwin Smith's Warehouse, later known as R.D.Eaton Grain and Seed . . . Map (db m94236) HM
13New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Chenango County World War II Memorial
This Memorial Erected In Honor Of The Men And Women Of This Community Who Served Their Country In World War II We Hold in Grateful Memory These Men Who Died To Preserve Our Way of Life Grant Them Eternal Peace Erected By . . . Map (db m157097) WM
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14New York (Chenango County), Norwich — First Log Cabin
First log cabin in Norwich was built on this site about 1790 by Colonel William Monroe "Drummer Boy of the Revolutionary War" State Education Department 1936Map (db m92594) HM
15New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Gateman’s Tower c. 1907
Gateman’s Tower c.1907 Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad (1868-1960) City crossing gates were operated from towers, such as this, from 1907 to the 1960's. This tower originally stood southeast of the Front Street crossing. To your . . . Map (db m154529) HM
16New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Railroad Yards
On this site were located Northern division offices, yards, repair shops of the New York Ontario & Western Railway 1868-1957 Bicentennial '76 Norwich CityMap (db m92916) HM
17New York (Chenango County), Norwich — Ruth Benedict1887-1948
Childhood Home of Dr. Ruth Benedict. First Well – Known Woman Anthropologist. Author, Patterns of Culture Gerorge E. Pataki, GovernorMap (db m93278) HM
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Dec. 3, 2022