Plainville, New York

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Plainville is located in New York
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 43°9′47″N 76°26′50″W / 43.16306°N 76.44722°W / 43.16306; -76.44722Coordinates: 43°9′47″N 76°26′50″W / 43.16306°N 76.44722°W / 43.16306; -76.44722
CountryUnited States
StateNew York
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EST)

Plainville is a hamlet on NY Route 370 about 4.5 miles west of Baldwinsville in Onondaga County, New York.

It is noted for the extensive Plainville Turkey Farms, which remained in the same family from 1835 until recently. The business was sold in 2007 to Hain Capital Group; the former Plainville turkey processing operations were relocated to Pennsylvania in 2009, and the Plainville, NY plant was shut down in 2010.[1]

Nearby on Route 370 west of the hamlet is the James Leslie Voorhees house, Whig Hill (1833), one of the major historic houses of Onondaga County. Voorhees was a wealthy landowner of nearby property and a builder of New York City as well as Central New York engineering projects who was active in New York State politics.

Whig Hill and Dependencies was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b McChesney, Charles (5 May 2010). "New owners shutting down former Plainville Turkey Farm plant". The Post Standard. Retrieved 17 November 2012.
  2. ^ National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  • McKee, Harley J., Patricia Earle, Paul Malo. Architecture Worth saving in Onondaga County. Syracuse University Press, 1964.
  • Onondaga Landmarks: A Survey of Historic and Architectural Sites in Syracuse and Onondaga County. Syracuse-Onondaga County Planning Agency, 1987

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