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Mayville Village

Chautauqua County, New York

Mayville Village Hall is located at Erie and Chautauqua Streets, Mayville NY 14757.
Phone: 716‑753‑2125.

First settled around 1804 and incorporated in 1830, Mayville is the county seat of Chautauqua County. Population is under 2,000 inhabitants.

"A city upon a hill" is Mayville, the pretty village at the head of Chautauqua waters. By the lakeside the Chautauqua House opens its hospitable doors. The high promontory, two miles below on the north shore, is Point Chautauqua, and the imposing structure which crowns it is the Grand Hotel. [1]

  1. Western New York and Pennsylvania Railroad, Niagara and Chautauqua,, Wenborne and Sumner Company, Printes, Buffalo, 1891.