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Ellison Park Monument, Brighton - Historic Marker

Ellison Park Monument, Brighton

The Meadows north of this stone form the site of
THE INDIAN LANDING.
Famous in the early history of this country.
It was the beginning of the OHIO TRAIL
from CANADA to the MISSISSIPPI VALLEY.
From this point the portage ran west to the mouth of
RED CREEK in GENESEE VALLEY PARK.
Skirting the southern base of the
PINNACLE and Mt. HOPE.
Rochester Centennial 1912.

Located near the northeast corner of Blossom Road and N. Landing Road
Placed by: City of Rochester, 1912

Photo dated: Sept. 4, 2015
Photo by: Dick Halsey

Note: Not found in 2001 nor 2015. 


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