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

Westbury Friends Meeting House

 
 
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 29, 2018
1. Westbury Friends Meeting House Marker
Inscription.  Westbury Friends Meeting was established by 1671. Meeting houses were built on this site in 1702, 1801 and 1902.
 
Erected 1971 by Nassau County Historical Society.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Churches & Religion. In addition, it is included in the Quakerism ⛪ series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1671.
 
Location. 40° 45.99′ N, 73° 35.163′ W. Marker is in Westbury, New York, in Nassau County. Marker can be reached from Post Avenue south of Jericho Turnpike, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 550 Post Avenue, Westbury NY 11590, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Westbury Monthly Meeting of the Religious Society of Friends (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Robert Bacon Memorial Children's Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); House of Ambrose Clark (approx. 0.3 miles away); Westbury World War II Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Westbury World War I Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hicks Nursery
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By Andrew Ruppenstein, October 29, 2018
2. Westbury Friends Meeting House and Marker
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(approx. 0.7 miles away); Westbury African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Westbury.
 
Also see . . .  The History of the Village of Westbury (Village of Westbury). (Submitted on November 5, 2018.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 5, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 5, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 114 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 5, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.

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