Colesville is a town located in Broome County, New York. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 5,441.
The Town of Colesville was established in 1821 from the Town of Windsor. Robert Harpur, an early developer, has lent his name to the community of Harpursville.
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Harpursville Central School DistrictK-12 education for a rural area, the district includes, in addition to Harpursville, the villages of Nineveh, West Colesville, Sanitaria Springs, Port Crane, Doraville, and Tunnel.
Postal HistoryBrief historical notes on establishment of local post office. Includes scan of postmarked letter from 1860.