EARLY INDUSTRY

Program
NYS Historic
Subject
Industry & Commerce
Location
Indian Field Rd & Blakely Rd., Genoa, NY
Lat/Long
42.633216, -76.546372
Grant Recipient
Genoa Historical Association
Historic Marker

EARLY INDUSTRY

Inscription

EARLY INDUSTRY
THE FORKS OF THE CREEK
WHERE LITTLE SALMON CREEK
MEETS BIG SALMON CREEK
LAND CULTIVATED BY CAYUGA
GRIST & SAW MILLS CA. 1830
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2012

Forks of the Creek hamlet stands on land formerly cultivated by the Cayuga. Due to proximity to water power, it was the site of early grist and saw mills.