Bay Shore in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Bay Shore 1695
purchased by John Mowbray.
Queen Anne granted patent.
Known as Awixa, Mechanics-
ville and Penataquit.
Erected 1976 by Town of Islip.
Location. 40° 43.208′ N, 73° 14.954′ W. Marker is in Bay Shore, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Main Street (Montauk Highway) east of Ocean Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bay Shore NY 11706, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Dr. George S. King Park (a few steps from this marker); The Old Mill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Early Schools (approx. 1.8 miles away); Sagtikos Manor (approx. 1.9 miles away); Gibb Patent (approx. 2.2 miles away); Log House (approx. 2.4 miles away).
Also see . . . Bay Shore, New York (Wikipedia). "Bay Shore is one of the older hamlets on Long Island. Sagtikos Manor, located in West Bay Shore, was built around 1697. It was used as a British armed forces headquarters, at the time of the Battle of Long Island during (Submitted on September 18, 2017.)
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