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Staten Island in Richmond County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

5910 Amboy Road

New York City Designated Landmark

 
 
5910 Amboy Road plaque image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 27, 2013
1. 5910 Amboy Road plaque
Inscription.  
This Greek Revival frame house was erected in 1840 by an unknown builder. The house is situated on one of Staten Island’s oldest thoroughfares which was laid out in 1709 as the major stagecoach road between Philadelphia and New York. The central doorway flanked by two square engaged pilasters, retains its original small-paned transom and sidelights.

New York City Landmarks Preservation Foundation
1989
 
Erected 1989 by New York City Landmarks Preservation Foundation.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Architecture.
 
Location. 40° 31.538′ N, 74° 12.26′ W. Marker is in Staten Island, New York, in Richmond County. Marker is on Amboy Road east of Bayview Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5910 Amboy Rd, Staten Island NY 10309, 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. Pleasant Plains Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Seguine Mansion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Battle of the Bulge (approx. one mile away); Bishop Francis Asbury
5910 Amboy Road image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, June 27, 2013
2. 5910 Amboy Road
The plaque's view is blocked by the shrub on the left.
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Woodrow Methodist Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); In Loving Memory of Sister Mary Ann (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rev. John C. Drumgoole. (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Church of Saint Joachim – Saint Ann (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Staten Island.
 
Regarding 5910 Amboy Road. The building is listed in the "AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition".
 
Also see . . .  5910 Amboy Road. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on August 22, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.) 
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on August 22, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 22, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.
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