Drover's Tavern

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Drover's Tavern
Travelers' & Drovers' Tavern, Cherry Valley Turnpike, Oran (Onondaga County, New York).jpg
Travelers' & Drovers' Tavern
Drover's Tavern is located in New York
Drover's Tavern
Nearest city Oran, New York
Coordinates 42°58′3.72″N 75°54′57.46″W / 42.9677000°N 75.9159611°W / 42.9677000; -75.9159611Coordinates: 42°58′3.72″N 75°54′57.46″W / 42.9677000°N 75.9159611°W / 42.9677000; -75.9159611
Built 1803
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #

03000265

[1]
Added to NRHP April 18, 2003

Drover's Tavern, also known as Travelers' & Drovers' Tavern, is a historic brick building in Oran, New York. According to HABS documentation, it was built in 1825 by Elisha Stanley.[2]

An original sign at the stable end of the tavern reads ENTERTAINMENT FOR TRAVELERS AND DROVERS.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2003.[1]

See also[edit]

Atwell's 1928 Cazenovia, Past & Present: A Descriptive and Historical Record of the Village for its discussion of drovers and taverns that describes this or another nearby upstate New York area.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ NRIS lists an earlier, 1803, date of construction.

External links[edit]