• Cummings Cement Plant discussion in Akron

  • Pertaining to all railroading subjects, past and present, in New York State.
Pertaining to all railroading subjects, past and present, in New York State.

Moderator: Otto Vondrak

  by SST
 
Thursday, Sept 9th
Akron-Newstead Historical Society presents:
Cummings Cement
Founded in the 1870's, it contributed greatly to Newstead as
the "Cement Capital" of the United States. Few
of its landmarks remain, but the stone pillars marking
the driveway of the Cummings brothers homes are intact.
The presentation is by Town & Village Historian Don Holmes
and Town Supervisor Dave Cummings
Refreshments at 6:30 pm Program at 7 pm
In the Library Center in back of the
Akron Newstead Library at 33 Main Street in Akron
newsteadhistoricalsociety.org
  by Fireman43
 
I’ll try and make this one as missed last years September presentation - wasn’t that one on a similar topic?