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Montauk Point in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Montauk Point Lighthouse

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2019
1. Montauk Point Lighthouse Marker
Inscription.  

Commissioned by President George Washington
☆ Constructed 1796 ☆ First Lighthouse in New York State ☆

 
Location. 41° 4.265′ N, 71° 51.478′ W. Marker is in Montauk Point, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Montauk Highway (New York State Route 27), on the right when traveling east. Lighthouse is in Montauk Point State Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 2000 Montauk Highway, Montauk NY 11954, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Montauk Lighthouse (a few steps from this marker); USS Montauk (within shouting distance of this marker); Amistad Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Montauk Point Lighthouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Commonly Seen Vessels (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); U.S. Merchant Mariners and U.S. Navy Armed Guard (about 300 feet away); Lost At Sea (about 400 feet away); Nature's Sculptures (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montauk Point.
 
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Montauk Point Lighthouse and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2019
2. Montauk Point Lighthouse and Marker

1. Montauk Lighthouse History. (Submitted on September 28, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Montauk Point Lighthouse National Register Nomination. (Submitted on September 28, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
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Montauk Point Lighthouse image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., September 23, 2019
3. Montauk Point Lighthouse
View from Camp Hero State Park
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 28, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 28, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 28, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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