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Canandaigua, NY
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie
N 42° 53.261 W 077° 16.892
18T E 313694 N 4750866
Quick Description: Built around 1824, Canandaigua Town Hall
Location: New York, United States
Date Posted: 12/29/2013 5:50:44 AM
Waymark Code: WMJTCT
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 2

Long Description:
Canandaigua officially became a town in 1791. The first town meeting was held in April of that year and presided over by the first supervisor, Israel Chapin. Initially, there was no distinction made between the village and the town of Canandaigua. Then in 1815 the village was officially established and in 1913 it became a city, thus creating two separate entities, the City and the Town of Canandaigua. The original Town of Canandaigua also included Cheshire Centerfield, and Academy, which still remain within its borders.


The Town Hall is 2 story civil structure with Federal style detailing with a pedimented portico supported by Ionic columns. A cupola is mounted with a clock in it.
Name: Canandaigua CIty Hall

Address:
2 N Main
Canandaigua , NY


Date of Construction: 1824

Web Site for City/Town/Municipality: [Web Link]

Architect: Not listed

Memorials/Commemorations/Dedications: Not listed

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