Sagaponack in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Spider Legged Mill
to which Major Cochrane tied
William Russell during
the Revolution and ordered
him whipped until bloodied
Location. 40° 55.725′ N, 72° 16.722′ W. Marker is in Sagaponack, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Sagg Main Street and Sagaponack Road, on the right when traveling south on Sagg Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 400 Sagg Main Street, Sagaponack NY 11962, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 7 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Poxabogue Windmill (approx. ¾ mile away); Wick's Tavern (approx. 1.3 miles away); Triangular Commons (approx. 1.3 miles away); Water Mill Rolls of Honor (approx. 4.1 miles away); The James Corwith Grist Mill (approx. 4.1 miles away); First Watermill (approx. 4.3 miles away); General William Erskine Headquarters (approx. 6½ miles away); Southampton World War II and Korean War Veterans Memorial (approx. 6.8 miles away).
Also see . . . Did Major John André Whip William Russell in Sagaponack? (Dan's Papers, 12/3/16). Article describing how the original marker, with wording identical to the current version, disappeared (Submitted on December 8, 2017.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on December 8, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 8, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 96 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on December 8, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.