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Lewis Swift birth place, Clarkson - Historic Marker

Lewis Swift birth place, Clarkson

LEWIS SWIFT
Widely known astronomer,
discoverer of 12 comets,
and over 1200 nebulae,
was born here in 1820.

Located at: 8265 Ridge Road West
Placed by: County of Monroe, 1959

Photo dated: May 4, 2015
Photo by: Dick Halsey

Note: Also see a photo of this house


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