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  1. Mary McBryan
    October 4, 2016 @ 6:11 pm

    What a beautiful picture story and wonderful highlights. But you can’t mention Seneca Farms without mentioning the ice cream!!!

  2. sueromero
    October 4, 2016 @ 10:24 pm

    Great story and pics! I’ve never been to Penn Yan, but now I’ve seen it, thanks to you.

  3. Dennis Allen
    October 5, 2016 @ 12:43 am

    I feel like I was there strolling leisurely about the town without a care in the world! Great write up and excellent pictures Chris. Keep on exploring…

  4. Freida Jensen
    October 5, 2016 @ 1:48 am

    Seneca Farms has chicken? Who knew? I only ever knew about their amazing ice cream.

  5. Fran
    October 5, 2016 @ 9:33 am

    This is awesome! Been thinking about some preservation outreach in Yates County and you gave me some good ideas. Thanks!!

  6. Consolacion Luna
    October 5, 2016 @ 11:51 am

    Seneca Farms Ice Cream a must try! We also visited Donuts Done Right, freshly made and topped with your choice!

  7. Cristina V
    October 6, 2016 @ 5:13 am

    Thank you for this lovely post! I grew up visiting my grandparents in Penn Yan but I never appreciated the history or the small-town charm. Now I can’t wait to go back and explore, even though my grandparents aren’t around anymore.

  8. Donald Dalsis
    October 30, 2016 @ 3:57 pm

    Nice reading that brings back memories from the early – mid 50s. Our family had a cottage on the East side of Keuka across from Camp Iroquois. Penn Yann was a BIG city to us back then. My favorite way to get there was Cris Craft !

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