Wolcottsburg, New York facts for kids

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Wolcottsburg, New York is a hamlet in the town of Clarence in Erie County, New York, United States.

History

The settlement was originally known as West Prussia due to the large number of Prussian inhabitants. There is a German Lutheran church at the end of Wolcott Rd that was constructed in 1873 and still stands today.

Marvin's Bar & Grill is the sole remaining business in Wolcottsburg, although there once was two stores and a hotel.

Geography

A small stream, known as Black Creek, runs through the town and ends just after Goodrich Rd.

There is a small airstrip located in the western portion of the hamlet.

Coordinates: 42°03′29″N 78°38′13″W / 42.05806°N 78.63694°W / 42.05806; -78.63694


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