Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Race track (1907-1915)
W H Moffitt, pres. dev.
for $40,000. 'Finest (horse)
track in Suffolk County'
Entrance Maddox Ave.
Erected by Historical Society of Islip Hamlet.
Location. 40° 44.079′ N, 73° 13.143′ W. Marker is in Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Moffitt Boulevard and Roosevelt Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Moffitt Boulevard. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Islip NY 11751, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Town Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Early Schools (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Early Schools (approx. 0.4 miles away); Methodist Church (approx. half a mile away); Presbyterian Church (approx. half a mile away); Islip Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Third Town Hall (approx. half a mile away); The Old Mill (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Islip.
Also see . . . Willow Brook Race Track (Historical Society of Islip Hamlet). Opening day saw six thousand loyal patrons crowd the grandstand of Willow Brook Race Track on opening (Submitted on December 4, 2017.)
Categories. • Animals • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 4, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 56 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 4, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.