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

Old Burial Hill

 
 
Old Burial Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
1. Old Burial Hill Marker
Inscription.
Vandalized by American
Loyalist Benj. Thompson,
later Count Rumford to
build Fort Golgotha 1782
after hostilities ceased.

 
Erected 1989 by Town of Huntington.
 
Location. 40° 52.321′ N, 73° 25.441′ W. Marker is in Huntington, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is at the intersection of W Main Street (New York State Route 25A) and Nassau Road, on the right when traveling east on W Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Huntington NY 11743, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fort Golgotha (here, next to this marker); Huntington World War I Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Sewing & Trade School (within shouting distance of this marker); Declaration of Rights (within shouting distance of this marker); “The Forgotten War” (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Patriots of Long Island (about 300 feet away); Nathan Hale (about 300 feet away); Kelsey Outrage 1873 (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Old Burial Hill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
2. Old Burial Hill Marker
Marker in Huntington, LI image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
3. Marker in Huntington, LI
Old Burial Hill Cemetery image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
4. Old Burial Hill Cemetery
Many of the patriot dead of Huntington were laid to rest here at Old Burial Hill.
Revolutionary War Soldier Grave image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 28, 2011
5. Revolutionary War Soldier Grave
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 29, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 448 times since then and 28 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 29, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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