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

Windmill Replica

 
 
Windmill Replica Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
1. Windmill Replica Marker
Inscription.  (Lower panel:)
Erected by the citizens of Sag Harbor in the year Nineteen Hundred and Sixty Six as an historic memorial to the great whaling industry which is part of our heritage. The original windmill was constructed in 1760 and stood 50 feet west of this site. This reconstruction was completed under the auspices of the 1966 Old Whalers Festival.

John A. Ward, Jr., Chairman

(Upper panel:)
This windmill replica donated to the Village of Sag Harbor by the Old Whalers Festival Committee 1984

 
Location. 41° 0.168′ N, 72° 17.76′ W. Marker is in Sag Harbor, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of Wharf Street and Ferry Road, on the right when traveling south on Wharf Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 8 Wharf Street, Sag Harbor NY 11963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. John Steinbeck (here, next to this marker); Wharf Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Long Wharf (within shouting distance of this marker); First Custom House

Windmill Replica Marker - wide view, Wharf Street side image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
2. Windmill Replica Marker - wide view, Wharf Street side
The marker is mounted to the east side of the windmill, between two other plaques.
(within shouting distance of this marker); Duke Fordham's Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Lance Corporal Jordan C. Haerter Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); East Water Street (about 500 feet away); Suzan Johnson Cook (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sag Harbor.
 
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Windmill Replica - Ferry Road side image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 23, 2019
3. Windmill Replica - Ferry Road side
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on May 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 15, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 96 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 15, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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