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  
                       plaster                                Chittenango. 
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.  

Note: This information provided (with permission) from the Madison County Historical Society publication Country Roads Revisited. MCHS for information publications & services the Society can provide.
Date: Monday, March 08, 1999 08:16 AM

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