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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
East Hampton in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Clinton Academy

Clinton Academy Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jordan Romano
1. Clinton Academy Marker
Inscription.  Founded 1784 By Rev Dr. Buell. William Payne Was First Teacher. It Was The First Academy Chartered By State Board of Regents.
Erected 1975 by Suffolk County A.R.B.C.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1784.
Location. 40° 57.51′ N, 72° 11.432′ W. Marker is in East Hampton, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Edwards Lane, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 153 Main Street, East Hampton NY 11937, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Town Church (within shouting distance of this marker); May Groot Manson (approx. 0.2 miles away); First Sheep Fold Site 1684 (approx. 0.7 miles away); Coast Guard Beach (approx. 3˝ miles away); Indian Landmark Buc-Usk-Kil (approx. 3˝ miles away); Town of East Hampton (approx. 3.9 miles away); Poxabogue Windmill (approx. 4.8 miles away); Spider Legged Mill (approx. 5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in East Hampton.
Credits. This page was last revised on April 21, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 17, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. This page has been viewed 180 times since then and 18 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on April 17, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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Jun. 17, 2024