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In 1989, an Urban Development Corporation grant was used to install fifteen historic markers in towns and villages throughout Orleans County. This sign marks the location where a 275-foot-long pier was constructed in 1850 by Nathan Gilbert to shop lumber and grain across Lake Ontario.
County of Orleans
Town of Yates, Orleans County, Businesses, Lake Ontario, Historic Markers
Public History | United States History
Ballard, Matthew R., "Shadigee Was Once Home to Shipping Pier" (2018). Pioneer Record. 62.