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

The Osterby House

 
 
The Osterby House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
1. The Osterby House Marker
Inscription.  
Large 18th c. house was boarding
house for brickyard workers.
Site of illegal liquor sales, knife
fights, threats and a deadly fire.
Current house built 1900.

 
Erected 2011 by Town of Huntington.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 54.573′ N, 73° 18.734′ W. Marker is in Fort Salonga, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Fort Salonga Road (New York State Route 25A) east of Makamah Road, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1063 Fort Salonga Road, 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. Battle of Fort Slongo (approx. 0.7 miles away); Summer Home of Booker T. Washington (approx. 1.2 miles away); Richard Smith (approx. 1.2 miles away); Skidmore House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Buried Village (approx. 1.6 miles away); Allen AME Church (approx. 1.7 miles away);
The Osterby House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
2. The Osterby House Marker
Eatons Neck (approx. 1.7 miles away); Joseph Buffet (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Salonga.
 
Also see . . .  The Osterby House, Fort Salonga. Huntington History website. (Submitted on March 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Marker on Fort Salonga Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
3. Marker on Fort Salonga Road
Current House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
4. Current House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 9, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 588 times since then and 41 times this year. Last updated on April 30, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • J. Makali Bruton was the editor who published this page.
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