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

Cross-Island Trolley

Historic Site

 
 
Cross-Island Trolley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 28, 2018
1. Cross-Island Trolley Marker
Inscription. The Cross-Island Trolley line traveled from Halesite, Huntington to its southern terminus at the Amityville docks, from 1909 to 1919. Trolley passengers could transfer to ferries bond for the barrier beaches.
 
Erected 2010 by Town of Babylon.
 
Location. 40° 39.468′ N, 73° 24.914′ W. Marker is in Amityville, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Richmond Avenue and Unqua Place, on the right when traveling south on Richmond Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Amityville NY 11701, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. First Guided Missile (here, next to this marker); Naomi W. Griffiths (approx. 1.3 miles away); Suffolk County (approx. 1.4 miles away); Thorn Estate (approx. 1 miles away); Great Neck Road School (approx. 1.6 miles away); Babylon Railroad Co. Trolley Route (approx. 1.7 miles away); Four Chaplains Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Frank Buck's Zoo (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Amityville.
 
Also see . . .  The Huntington Railroad (Long Island Railroad History). (Submitted on March 10, 2018.)
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Cross-Island Trolley Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, February 28, 2018
2. Cross-Island Trolley Marker - Wide View
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on March 10, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 57 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 10, 2018, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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