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

Cow Harbor

 
 
Cow Harbor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jordan Romano
1. Cow Harbor Marker
Inscription.  
Part of the Eastern Purchase of 1656. Later Northport, Known For Shipbuilding and Coastal Trade.
 
Erected 1975 by Huntington Bicentennial Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesSettlements & Settlers. A significant historical year for this entry is 1656.
 
Location. 40° 53.962′ N, 73° 21.111′ W. Marker is in Northport, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Woodbine Avenue and Scudder Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Woodbine Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northport NY 11768, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Allen AME Church (approx. half a mile away); Joseph Buffet (approx. 0.8 miles away); Skidmore House (approx. 0.9 miles away); William K. Vanderbilt Estate (approx. one mile away); Camp Alvernia (approx. 1.1 miles away); Swego (approx. 1.1 miles away); Eastern Purchase (approx. 1.1 miles away); Suydam House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Northport.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 10, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 22 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 10, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
 
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Jun. 17, 2021