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

USLSS Oak Beach

 
 
USLSS Oak Beach Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jordan Romano
1. USLSS Oak Beach Marker
Inscription.  US Life-Saving Station Built 1872 For Shipwreck Rescue. Became Coast Guard Station 1915. Active During Prohibition, WWI And WWII.
 
Erected 2018 by William G. Pomeroy Foundation. (Marker Number 534.)
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsLaw EnforcementWar, World IWar, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1872.
 
Location. 40° 38.335′ N, 73° 17.912′ W. Marker is in Babylon, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Oak Beach Road, 0.7 miles Savannah Road, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 105 Oak Beach Road, Babylon NY 11702, 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. Secatogue Indian Village (approx. 3½ miles away); Babylon Station (approx. 3.9 miles away); Birth of the American Wireless (approx. 3.9 miles away); Porters Landing (approx. 4 miles away); La Grange Inn (approx. 4 miles away); Joseph F. Miller, Jr. (approx. 4.1 miles away);
USLSS Oak Beach Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Jordan Romano, September 5, 2020
2. USLSS Oak Beach Marker
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The Babylon Library (approx. 4.1 miles away); Auto Races (approx. 4.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Babylon.
 
Also see . . .  USLSS Oak Beach. (Submitted on September 6, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 7, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 6, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. This page has been viewed 90 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 6, 2020, by Jordan Romano of Kings Park, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 27, 2022