Oyster Bay in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Civil War Trophy Gun
made in 1861 Weight 3510 lbs
Service on board USS
R.R. Cuyler 61 to 63
Presented to the Village of
Oyster Bay, NY
by US Navy Department
President of United States
June 27, 1903
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Civil. In addition, it is included in the Former U.S. Presidents: #26 Theodore Roosevelt series list. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1892.
Location. 40° 52.426′ N, 73° 31.963′ W. Marker is in Oyster Bay, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Audrey Avenue and Shore Avenue, on the left when traveling north on Audrey Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oyster Bay NY 11771, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. U.S.S. Maine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Oyster Bay Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Oyster Bay Honor Roll (within shouting distance of this marker); Theodore Roosevelt (within shouting distance of this marker); End of An Era (within shouting distance of this marker); The great chain hoax . . . . (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Raynham Hall Museum (about 600 feet away); The Culper Spy Ring (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oyster Bay.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on May 6, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 652 times since then and 41 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 6, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.