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Northport in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Joseph Buffet

 
 
Joseph Buffet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Joseph Buffet Marker
Inscription.
Killed near this spot
in 1781 trying to regain
his cattle & sheep from a
British raiding party re-
turning to Huntington.

 
Erected 1976 by Town of Huntington Bicentennial Committee.
 
Location. 40° 53.539′ N, 73° 20.414′ W. Marker is in Northport, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Fort Salonga Road (New York State Route 25A), on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northport NY 11768, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Trolley Stop (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hotel Row (approx. 1.1 miles away); First Larkfield Post Office (approx. 1.1 miles away); Swego (approx. 1.2 miles away); Eastern Purchase (approx. 1.2 miles away); East Northport Library (approx. 1.3 miles away); Suydam House (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Osterby House (approx. 1.9 miles away).
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Joseph Buffet Marker (looking east) image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Joseph Buffet Marker (looking east)
Joseph Buffet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Joseph Buffet Marker
This view of the marker looks east, in the direction of Huntington where the British raiding party originated.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 457 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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