Southampton in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General William Erskine Headquarters
Gen. William Erskine
Commander of British troops
occupying Eastern Long Island
Erected 1935 by New York State Education Department.
Location. 40° 53.363′ N, 72° 23.483′ W. Marker is in Southampton, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of North Main Street and Jennings Avenue, on the left when traveling north on North Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 North Main Street, Southampton NY 11968, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Southampton World War II and Korean War Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Southampton World War I Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Pyrrhus Concer (approx. half a mile away); First Watermill (approx. 2.3 miles away); The James Corwith Grist Mill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Water Mill Rolls of Honor (approx. 2½ miles away); Triangular Commons (approx. 5.7 miles away); Bridgehampton Founders Monument (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Southampton.
Also see . . . 'Southampton Under Siege' Recalls British Occupation During Revolution (27East.com, 3/14/16) (Submitted on December 3, 2017.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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