Fort Slongo in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Battle of Fort Slongo
took place near this site
on Oct. 3, 1781. American
forces defeated British
forces holding Fort Slongo.
Donated by Ft. Salonga Assoc.
Location. 40° 54.748′ N, 73° 17.997′ W. Marker is in Fort Slongo, New York, in Suffolk County. Marker is on Fort Salonga Road (New York State Route 25A) east of Bread and Cheese Hollow Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Northport NY 11768, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Osterby House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Joseph Buffet (approx. 2˝ miles away); Hotel Row (approx. 2.6 miles away); Trolley Stop (approx. 2.6 miles away); First Larkfield Post Office (approx. 2.6 miles away); East Northport Library (approx. 2.7 miles away); Swego (approx. 3.7 miles away); Eastern Purchase (approx. 3.7 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 30, 2017. This page originally submitted on March 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 718 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 17, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.