Historic Marker Text
Year Approved
Location
City/Town
B.F. GLADDING
BEGUN IN 1816 BY ROPE MAKER
JOHN GLADDING, THE INDUSTRY
BECAME KNOWN FOR THE
QUALITY FISHING LINES IT
ONCE MANUFACTURED HERE.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 One Gladding Street                             42 deg 38' 52.22" N  75 deg 46' 58.71" W South Otselic
MORMON HOUSE SITE
JOSEPH SMITH, FOUNDER OF
MORMON CHURCH, & EMMA HALE
WERE MARRIED HERE
JANUARY 18, 1827 BY 
JUSTICE ZECHARIAH TARBLE.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 East Main Street (State Route 41)

Lat N42° 13' 17.9" Long W75° 31' 18.3"
Afton
ELMER BABCOCK
BORN 1854
TOWN OF PHARSALIA
SERVED IN US 7TH CAVALRY
DIED JUNE 25, 1876
BATTLE OF LITTLE BIGHORN
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 South of County Route 10 on County Route 8

Lat N42° 33' 34.828" Long W75° 43' 3.15"
Town of Pharsalia

COFFIN MAN
SIMON JONES' STONE HERE WAS
CARVED BY J W STEWART 1818.
LOCAL HISTORY SUGGESTS J W IS
NOW KNOWN AS COFFIN MAN FOR
CARVING MANY SIMILAR STONES.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013

2013 Route 41

Lat N42° 18' 46.008" Long W75° 35' 53.988"
Afton
PITCHER SPRINGS
BY 1843 A VILLAGE WITH TWO
PUBLIC HOUSES, AN ACADEMY,
A STORE & 30 DWELLINGS GREW
NEAR SULPHER SPRINGS THOUGHT
TO HAVE HEALING PROPERTIES.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013 Corner of Horton Road & Grewe Road

Lat N42° 35' 57.905" Long W75° 49' 10.956"
Pitcher