Central Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Opened in 1889, grew from 40 patients to 10,000 by 1954. Inc. nursing school, farm, power & train depots. Closed October 10, 1996.
Erected by Historical Landmark Preservation Committee.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Education • Industry & Commerce. A significant historical date for this entry is October 10, 1875.
Location. 40° 46.879′ N, 73° 12.006′ W. Marker is in Central Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Carlton Avenue (County Route 17) and Smith Street, on the left when traveling north on Carlton Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 135 Carleton Avenue, Central Islip NY 11722, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Methodist (approx. one mile away); a different marker also named State Hospital (approx. 1.2 miles away); Long Island Ducks (approx. 1.2 miles away); Islip Speedway (approx. 2.2 miles away); Islip Airport (approx. 2.3 miles away); Red Owl Legend (approx. 2.4 Modern Times (approx. 2.4 miles away); 1859 Dame House (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Central Islip.
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