Starr Clark Tin Shop

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Starr Clark Tin Shop
Starr Clark Tin Shop is located in New York
Starr Clark Tin Shop
Location 3250 Main St., Mexico, New York
Coordinates 43°27′35″N 76°13′43″W / 43.45972°N 76.22861°W / 43.45972; -76.22861Coordinates: 43°27′35″N 76°13′43″W / 43.45972°N 76.22861°W / 43.45972; -76.22861
Area less than one acre
Built 1838
Governing body Private
MPS Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS
NRHP Reference # 01001323[1]
Added to NRHP December 04, 2001

Starr Clark Tin Shop is a historic commercial building located at Mexico in Oswego County, New York. It is a two-story wood-framed vernacular building built about 1827 with Federal details. The tin shop measures 24 feet 4 inches (7.42 m) wide and 32 feet (9.8 m) deep, with a 24-foot-4-inch-wide by 25-foot-8-inch-deep (7.42 m by 7.82 m) rear wing. Its owner, Starr Clark, was a widely recognized abolitionist and supporter of the Underground Railroad.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.[1]

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