In 1848 this flour mill was the largest in the U.S? This township is the smallest in Oswego County. This town has the tallest free standing flag pole in NYS? In 1907c this town had a wind-up clock installed in the bell tower of the town hall.
One of two cities to retain the horse drawn street cars. This grange was the oldest in the state and fourth oldest in the nation.
There are more than a dozen such questions in the display at the town of Volney town hall located at Volney Center, routes 3 and 6.
The answer to these questions are in the book, “History of Oswego County 1816-2016.
On sale at Volney town hall, hardcover $20 and paperbacks for $10.
Reserve your copy today by calling the historian at 593-2293, email [email protected] and at the town clerks window.
Makes a great Christmas gift.