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

Bethel A.M.E. Church

 
 
Bethel A.M.E. Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
1. Bethel A.M.E. Church Marker
Inscription.  
The original site of the
Bethel A.M.E. Church
Organized in 1815 by Black
and Native Americans of
Amityville

 
Erected 1989 by Babylon Historical Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: African AmericansChurches & ReligionNative Americans. In addition, it is included in the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church ⛪ series list.
 
Location. 40° 41.632′ N, 73° 24.692′ W. Marker is in North Amityville, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Albany Avenue and West Jefferson Street, on the left when traveling north on Albany Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amityville NY 11701, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ronek Park (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Drive-In Theatre (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brunswick Home
Bethel A.M.E. Church Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
2. Bethel A.M.E. Church Marker - wide view
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Amityville Trolley Routes (approx. one mile away); Suffolk County (approx. 1.1 miles away); American Warrior (Copiague World War I Memorial) (approx. 1.1 miles away); Copiague World War I Immigrant Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 1, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 1, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 84 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 1, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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