Babylon in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Babylon Village Fountain
This reproduction stands as a tribute to the work of the Women's Exchange, and all charitable and service organizations in the Babylon Village.
Dr. Christopher Proto • Judy Driscoll Skillen
Topics. This historical marker Charity & Public Work. A significant historical date for this entry is May 31, 1898.
Location. 40° 41.768′ N, 73° 19.512′ W. Marker is in Babylon, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (Montauk Highway) and Carll Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Main Street (Montauk Highway). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Babylon NY 11702, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Babylon Town Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Moses (about 300 feet away); The Babylon Library (about 400 feet away); Auto Races (about 500 feet away); Babylon's Heros World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Captain Joel Cook Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Suffrage Study Club (approx. 0.2 miles away); Babylon World War I Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Babylon.
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. :the fountain and statue in Ligonier, Pennsylvania that served as a model.
Also see . . . Babylon Village Historic Fountain (YouTube, QUE Productions, 4 mins.). Unveiling of the fountain. (Submitted on October 2, 2017.)
Credits. This page was last revised on January 31, 2021. It was originally submitted on October 1, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 349 times since then and 60 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on October 1, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 2, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.