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Bayside in Queens County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

James Corbett

 
 
James Corbett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Erik Lander, September 9, 2019
1. James Corbett Marker
Inscription.  James Corbett 1866 - 1933 World's heavyweight boxing champion 1893 - 1897 Beloved resident of Bayside who resided at 221-04 Corbett Road 1903 - 1933 Dedicated in his memory by Bayside Historical Society 1971
 
Erected 1971.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Sports.
 
Location. 40° 46.216′ N, 73° 45.852′ W. Marker is in Bayside, New York, in Queens County. Marker is on Corbett Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 221-04 Corbett Road, Bayside NY 11361, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fort Totten Park (approx. 1.7 miles away); a different marker also named Fort Totten Park (approx. 1.9 miles away); Main Magazine of Fort Totten (approx. 2 miles away); John Bowne House (approx. 3.2 miles away); Flushing Civil War Monument (approx. 3˝ miles away); Friends Meeting House (approx. 3˝ miles away); Quaker Meeting House (approx. 3˝ miles away); Floral Park World War II Memorial (approx. 4.1 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on September 9, 2019, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. This page has been viewed 113 times since then and 43 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on September 9, 2019, by Erik Lander of Brooklyn, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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