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Bridgehampton in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Bridgehampton Founders Monument

 
 
Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 1 image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 26, 2017
1. Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 1
Inscription.
[Side One:]
To the memory of
the patriotic spirit
of the people
and
sacrificing service of
our soldiers and sailors
who preserved
the union
one country
and one flag

[Side Two:]
1910
The 250th
Anniversary
of the
settlement
of
Bridgehampton

[Side Three:]
Erected
July 4, 1910
as a stone of
witness and appeal
by the descendants
and friends of
the men and women
who settled
in this place

[Side Four:]
In
commemoration
of
a sturdy ancestry
who
founded, defended,
served and uplifted
this community


 
Erected 1910.
 
Location. 40° 56.244′ N, 72° 18.066′ W. Marker is in Bridgehampton, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Montauk Highway and Ocean Road, on the right when traveling east on Montauk Highway. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bridgehampton NY 11932, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wick's Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Triangular Commons (within
Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 26, 2017
2. Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Wide View
shouting distance of this marker); Poxabogue Windmill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Spider Legged Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Water Mill Rolls of Honor (approx. 3.3 miles away); The James Corwith Grist Mill (approx. 3.4 miles away); First Watermill (approx. 3 miles away); General William Erskine Headquarters (approx. 5.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bridgehampton.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar of 1812War, US CivilWar, US Revolutionary
 
Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 2 image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 26, 2017
3. Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 2
Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 3 image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 26, 2017
4. Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 3
Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 4 image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, November 26, 2017
5. Bridgehampton Founders Monument Marker - Side 4
<i> Soldiers' Monument, Bridge Hampton, L.I.</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard published by S.K. Simon, New York, circa 1910
6. Soldiers' Monument, Bridge Hampton, L.I.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 5, 2018. This page originally submitted on February 4, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 64 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on February 4, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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