Town of Fenner Early Industries
Industry Product(s) Lifespan Notes
Chas. F. Keeler water, marl, & 1860s-1880s Keeler manufactured water lime, quick lime, & marl lime at
quick lime; also his lime mill on the old Plank Road four miles south of
L. M. Combs & Son cut stone & build- 1860s L. M. Combs & Son dealt in cut stone & building stone as
ing stone well as the manufacture of lime. (Chittenango Falls)
Cement Works cement, plaster, 1886-early 20th Although listed under Fenner, historian John E. Smith
crushed stone century wrote that this quarry (founded by Fred W. Hodges) was just
inside the Sullivan town line.
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Date: Monday, March 08, 1999 08:16 AM