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

Thomas Wickes

 
 
Thomas Wickes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
1. Thomas Wickes Marker
Inscription.
in 1739
conveyed to his seven neighbors,
their heirs and assigns,
for 1 pound and 16 shillings,
these 3 acres and 88 rods,
“To ly open and in common,” forever,
the town spot

 
Erected 1931 by Ketewamoke Chapter N.S.D.A.R.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 52.501′ N, 73° 24.884′ 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 Park Avenue (County Route 35), 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. Platt’s Tavern (within shouting distance of this marker); Huntington Village Green (within shouting distance of this marker); Constitution Oak (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); North Meadow (approx. 0.2 miles away); St. John’s Episcopal Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Bethel A.M.E. Church
Huntington Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
2. Huntington Marker
(approx. ¼ mile away); Kelsey Outrage 1873 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Grist Mill (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Huntington.
 
More about this marker. Marker consists of a plaque mounted on a mill stone.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Thomas Wickes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
3. Thomas Wickes Marker
Marker on the Huntington Village Green image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 17, 2012
4. Marker on the Huntington Village Green
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 353 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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