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Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Windmill

 
 
The Windmill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. The Windmill Marker
Inscription. Water was pumped for the house by wind power. The windmill structure also offered a challenge to small gymnasts in the family who loved to clamber about it.
 
Location. 40° 53.134′ N, 73° 30.025′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker can be reached from Sagamore Hill Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located at Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, east of the Roosevelt Home. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A Thoroughly Modern House (here, next to this marker); The Ice House (within shouting distance of this marker); On the Farm (within shouting distance of this marker); Sagamore Hill in the Presidential Years (within shouting distance of this marker); Copper Beech (within shouting distance of this marker); Up to the Roosevelts (within shouting distance of this marker); A Gentlemanís Farm, 1918 (within shouting distance of this marker); Mounting Platform (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Oyster Bay.
 
More about this marker. Two photographs at the bottom depict Theodore Rooseveltís sons Archie and Quentin on the Windmill.
Marker at Sagamore Hill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Marker at Sagamore Hill

 
Also see . . .  Sagamore Hill National Historic Site. National Park Service website. (Submitted on May 31, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Man-Made Features
 
Teddy Roosevelt'sWindmill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Teddy Roosevelt'sWindmill
The windmill and marker are located on the east side of Theodore Roosevelt's home at Sagamore Hill.
The Windmill image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. The Windmill
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 259 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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