Islip in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Captain James Berry
Capt's home, "Greatest of
the light air skippers."
Afterguard w/Capt. Haff on
Volunteer 1887 & Defender
1895 America's Cup Defenders.
Erected by Historical Society of Islip Hamlet.
Location. 40° 43.648′ N, 73° 12.874′ W. Marker is in Islip, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Monell Avenue south of Main Street, on the right when traveling south. 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. Early Schools: Monell (within shouting distance of this marker); Islip Crowd (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Early Schools (about 600 feet away); Methodist Church (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Early Schools (about 700 feet away); Historic Union Avenue (about 800 feet away); Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Islip Veterans Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Islip.
More about this marker. The marker is on the west side of Monell Avenue, about 200 feet down from the fire station.
Also see . . . America's Cup (Wikipedia) (Submitted on December 20, 2017.)
Additional keywords. yachting sailing
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 20, 2017. This page originally submitted on December 20, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 67 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 20, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.