Place:Croghan (town), Lewis, New York, United States


NameCroghan (town)
Alt namesCroghan
Coordinates43.883°N 75.383°W
Located inLewis, New York, United States
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Croghan is a town in Lewis County, New York, USA. The population was 3,093 at the 2010 census.[1] The town is named after Col. George Croghan, a military officer.

The Town of Croghan is in the northern part of the county and located northeast of the county seat, Lowville. The town contains a village also named Croghan, a small part of which is located in the town of New Bremen. Both the village and town are locally pronounced \Krō-gun\ (with a hard g and silent h, emphasis on the first syllable).

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