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

Water and Power

 
 
Water and Power Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 20, 2018
1. Water and Power Marker
Inscription.
Water Co. formed in 1894
Power house built in 1897
Both municipal utilities
owned & operated by Village
Voted on by Freeporters

 
Erected 2016 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 337.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the William G. Pomeroy Foundation marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.368′ N, 73° 35.527′ W. Marker is in Freeport, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is on Sunrise Highway, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 220 Sunrise Highway, Freeport NY 11520, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Exempt Firehouse (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Village Hall - 1928 (approx. 0.3 miles away); Miracle House 1906 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Kelby House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Freeport Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); The First Public School in Freeport (approx. half a mile away); Trubia Rifle (approx. half a mile away); Freeport Bank (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Freeport.
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
Water and Power Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 20, 2018
2. Water and Power Marker - wide view
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 26, 2018. This page originally submitted on November 26, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 30 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 26, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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