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Granville, New York Historical Markers

 
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By Steve Stoessel, March 30, 2019
Bishops Corners Marker
New York (Washington County), Granville — Bishops CornersGranville Village — 1780-1980
The Village of Granville, incorporated in 1885, traces its roots to "Bishops Corners”, a pioneer settlement begun here in 1780 by John Champion Bishop, his wife Abigail Reynolds, and their children. The Bishops purchased 2,000 acres within . . . — Map (db m131723) HM
New York (Washington County), Granville — Erected 1789
The first congregational church in the Town of Granville — Map (db m131725) HM
New York (Washington County), Granville — Friends Meeting House
Erected 1806 beside church site of log school. House of Friends later a district school. — Map (db m131742) HM
New York (Washington County), Granville — Granville Veterans Memorial Park
Dedicated to all those who served their country honorably in time of need est 1964 — Map (db m131707) WM
New York (Washington County), Granville — Village of Granville
Settled in the 1780’s. Incorporated 1885. A center for agriculture and slate operations with a diversity of ethnic cultures — Map (db m131704) HM

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