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

Whitman's Hollow

 
 
Whitman's Hollow Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
1. Whitman's Hollow Marker
Inscription.
Town of Huntington
Whitman's Hollow
Sight of muster & training
ground for Minutemen
before British occupation
1776 - 1783

 
Erected 1975 by Bicentennial Commission.
 
Location. 40° 50.562′ N, 73° 17.566′ W. Marker is in Commack, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Jericho Turnpike and Commack Road, on the left when traveling west on Jericho Turnpike. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Commack NY 11725, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Long Island Motor Parkway (approx. 1.8 miles away); Central Long Island (approx. 2.9 miles away); East Northport Library (approx. 3 miles away); a different marker also named Central Long Island (approx. 3 miles away); First Larkfield Post Office (approx. 3.1 miles away); Hotel Row (approx. 3.2 miles away); Trolley Stop (approx. 3.2 miles away); Joseph Buffet (approx. 4.2 miles away).
 
More about this marker. The marker is located at the southeast corner of the intersection of Jericho Turnpike and Cormack Road, on the grounds of the Commack Corners Shopping Center.
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Whitman's Hollow Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, March 1, 2018
2. Whitman's Hollow Marker - Wide View
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 6, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 6, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 61 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 6, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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