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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Bemus Point NY 14712

 
Bemus Point - Stow Ferry Marker image, Touch for more information
By Steve Stoessel, October 17, 2020
Bemus Point - Stow Ferry Marker
GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1New York (Chautauqua County), Bemus Point — Bemus Point - Stow Ferry
In continuous service since 1811 when Thomas Bemus was granted a license to operate by Chautauqua County. — Map (db m158091) HM
2New York (Chautauqua County), Bemus Point — Bemus Point Hotels
Between 1871 and 1880 four separate hotels were constructed on Lakeside Drive: Felton House; Columbian Inn; Mason House; and the Hotel Lenhart. — Map (db m97612) HM
3New York (Chautauqua County), Bemus Point — Bemus Point Library1908-1967
First library built on land donated by Elizabeth Bemus, librarian & study club founder chartered by NYS in 1910. — Map (db m97613) HM
4New York (Chautauqua County), Bemus Point — New York State Fish Hatchery
New York State Fish Hatchery 1903 to 1973 Site of the hatchery ponds used to raise the famous Chautauqua Lake muskellunge — Map (db m158087) HM
5New York (Chautauqua County), Bemus Point — Train Depot
Built by the Chautauqua Lake Railway. Later used by the J.W & N.W. electric trolley line. 1887-1950. — Map (db m97614) HM
6New York (Chautauqua County), Ellery — Farming and Industrial Development
Farming and Industrial Development Ice harvesting on the county's lakes provided employment for farmers in the winter months. This ice was stored in large warehouses, and straw provided insulation to keep it intact even during the summer. . . . — Map (db m122285) HM
7New York (Chautauqua County), Ellery — The Land Around Us
The Land Around Us Farmhouse/Settlement Courtesy: Fenton History Center, Jamestown, N.Y. By the end of the 1700's the Holland Land Company was operating in western New York, including Chautauqua County. The first permanent European . . . — Map (db m117555) HM
8New York (Chautauqua County), Ellery — Transportation
Transportation Bemus Point/Stow Ferry Courtesy: Fenton History Center, Jamestown, N.Y. Flat boats made from locally cut timber carries goods from Chautauqua Lake to the country's interior. the Bemus Point-Stow Ferry began operating in . . . — Map (db m117562) HM
9New York (Chautauqua County), Ellery — What Does "Chautauqua" Mean?
What Does "Chautauqua" Mean? Chautauqua Institution Courtesy: Fenton History Center, Jamestown, N.Y. The term "Chautauqua" has come to be associated with the Chautauqua Movement which grew from the county's own Chautauqua Institution. The . . . — Map (db m117561) HM
 
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