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

Bethpage Hamlet

 
 
Bethpage Hamlet Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 24, 2019
1. Bethpage Hamlet Marker
Inscription.  
1687 T. Powell obtains land
1695 Deed Bethpage Purchase
1857 Name Jerusalem Station
1867 Renamed Central Park
1936 Changed To Bethpage

 
Erected by Central Park Historical Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 44.314′ N, 73° 28.785′ W. Marker is in Bethpage, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Central Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Broadway. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 212 Broadway, Bethpage NY 11714, 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. Captain Brian C. Hickey Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Arthur F. White (within shouting distance of this marker); Site of The Beau Sejour (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); First Post Office (about 700 feet away); Central Park Cider Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); L.I. Motor Pkwy (approx. ¼ mile
Bethpage Hamlet Marker - wide view, looking east across Broadway image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 24, 2019
2. Bethpage Hamlet Marker - wide view, looking east across Broadway
The marker is just south of the fire station.
away); a different marker also named L.I. Motor Pkwy (approx. half a mile away); Broad Spring (approx. one mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bethpage.
 
Also see . . .
1. Jerusalem Station (Central Park Historical Society). (Submitted on May 5, 2019.)
2. Bethpage Name Change from Central Park (Central Park Historical Society). (Submitted on May 5, 2019.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 5, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 131 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 5, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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