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Massapequa in Nassau County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Thorn Estate

 
 
Thorn Estate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
1. Thorn Estate Marker
Inscription.
Little Unqua c 1889 home of
Conde & Louise Floyd-Jones
Thorn. Last of Major Thos.
Jones, 1707 land. Lived on
by descendants until 1961.

 
Erected by Historical Society of the Massapequas.
 
Location. 40° 40.059′ N, 73° 26.399′ W. Marker is in Massapequa, New York, in Nassau County. Marker is at the intersection of Merrick Road and Unqua Road on Merrick Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Massapequa NY 11758, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frank Buck's Zoo (approx. mile away); Woodcastle Hotel (approx. 0.9 miles away); Historic Complex (approx. one mile away); Old Grace Church (approx. one mile away); Massapequa Manor (approx. 1.4 miles away); Massapequa Hotel (approx. 1.6 miles away); Suffolk County (approx. 1.6 miles away); Flying Field (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Massapequa.
 
More about this marker. The marker is located within Post Park, just a few steps from the southeast entrance.
 
Also see . . .
1. From Private Estate to Public Park (Massapequa Patch, George Kirchmann, 4/5/2011)
Thorn Estate Marker - Wide View, Looking into Post Park image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
2. Thorn Estate Marker - Wide View, Looking into Post Park
. (Submitted on September 27, 2017.)
2. From Private Estate to Public Park Part II (Massapequa Patch, George Kirchmann, 4/19/2011). (Submitted on September 27, 2017.)
3. Little Unqua (With Notes) (Massapequa Patch, George Kirchmann, 6/26/2013). (Submitted on September 27, 2017.)
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Thorn Estate Marker - Wide View, Looking Southeast within Post Park image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 16, 2017
3. Thorn Estate Marker - Wide View, Looking Southeast within Post Park
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on September 27, 2017. This page originally submitted on September 27, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 27, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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