Historic Marker Text
Year Approved
Location
City/Town
fort st george historic marker graphic FORT ST. GEORGE
TROOPS LED BY COL. BENJAMIN
TALLMAGE DEFEATED THE BRITISH
ON NOV. 23, 1780 IN BATTLE
AT THE MANOR OF ST. GEORGE
4.2 MI. SOUTH OF THIS SITE
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Rt. 27A (Montauk Higway) 40 48'02.8N  72 52'52.5 W Shirley
suffrage rally site historic marker graphic SUFFRAGE RALLY
ON THIS SITE IN JULY 1913
A THOUSAND PEOPLE WITNESSED
ANTI AND PRO SUFFRAGISTS
CLASH OVER 1776 WAGON USED
AS SYMBOL OF VOTES FOR WOMEN
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Main and Wall Streets                 40.8710252594162 -  -73.4274030000003 Huntington
suffolk railroad historic marker graphic South Side R.R.
Railroad from NYC Completed
October 1867. First Depot
Erected 1868 For Travelers,
Local Commerce and Mail.
LIRR Assumed Line by 1876.
William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2017
2017 Ketcham Avenue, north of W. Oak Street 40.679550-73.420625 Amityville
1740 burial ground historic marker graphic CA. 1740 CEMETERY
FORMER BURIAL GROUND FOR
SOUTH HAVEN PRESBYTERIAN
CHURCH.  MEETING HOUSE
MOVED FROM THIS SITE TO
BROOKHAVEN HAMLET 1960.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Montauk Hwy and Private Road 48° 48' 05.00" N,  72° 53' 10.49" W Brookhaven
irelands mill historic marker graphic Ireland’s Mill
Three Generations Operated
Community Saw & Grist Mill.
Sold Feed, Grain, Hay & Ice
Until Business Moved 1913.
Mill Razed 1915.
William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2017
2017 190 MERRICK ROAD 40.671618, -73.414152 Amityville
hook and ladder historic marker graphic HOOK & LADDER 1 DEVASTATING HOTEL FIRE
IN 1903 LED TO ORGANIZATION
OF FIRE DEPARTMENT BY
VILLAGE IN 1904. INCORPORATED
WITH NY STATE IN 1906.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 577 Hawkins Ave 40 degrees 49" 48" N 73 degrees 5' 44" W Lake Ronkonkoma
bicycle path historic marker graphic BICYCLE PATH
KNOWN AS CROSS ISLAND
CYCLE PATH IN 1887, BUILT
EXCLUSIVELY FOR BICYCLE TRAVEL.
POPULAR PASTIME ENJOYED BY
BOTH WOMEN AND MEN.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Bicycle Path 40.917813, -73.038912 Port Jefferson Station
wright house historic marker graphic WRIGHT HOUSE
BUILT 1894 FOR CAPTAIN
JAMES WRIGHT, 1843-1923,
COASTWISE TRADER, CIVIL WAR
VETERAN & TOWN OF
HUNTINGTON CONSTABLE.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 279 Main Street N 40.741895, W -73.989308 Cold Spring Harbor
Harness Track historic marker graphic HARNESS TRACK  GENTLEMEN'S DRIVING PARK.
VICTORIAN ERA HARNESS RACING
TRACK OPENED HERE CA. 1882.
FAMED HORSE “ECHO”
RACED THIS HALF-MILE OVAL.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Morgan Avenue and Canal Road Latitude - 40.923308, Longitude -  -73.039921 Port Jefferson Station
south side railroad historic marker graphic SOUTH SIDE R.R.
RAILROAD LINE BUILT 1867
LIRR ASSUMED LINE BY 1876.
FIRST DEPOT 1901 NAMED
COPIAGUE. FAILED ATTEMPT TO
RENAME MARCONIVILLE 1920S.
WILLIAM. G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Great Neck Road and Marconi Boulevard 40.694802  -73.34495 Copiague
belmont junction historic marker graphic BELMONT JUNCTION
CONNECTED CENTRAL RAILROAD
WITH LIRR CA. 1874. FREIGHT
& TELEGRAPH SITE UNTIL 1888.
LOCATED NEAR BELMONT STUD
FARM. TROLLEY STOP 1910-20.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2017 Railroad Avenue and Great East Neck Road 40.694802-73.34495 West Babylon
lirr main line historic marker graphic LIRR MAIN LINE
FIRST TRAIN FROM BROOKLYN
TO DEER PARK MARCH 14, 1842.
RAIL TRANSPORT SUPPORTED
FARMS, BUSINESS AND
RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 752 Long Island Ave 40.762179  -73.327542 Deer Park
lirr main line historic marker graphic LIRR MAIN LINE
RAILROAD LINE FROM BROOKLYN
PASSED THROUGH HERE CA. 1842.
FIRST DEPOT BUILT 1897,
NAMED MELVILLE STATION.
RENAMED PINELAWN 1898.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Long Island Avenue 40.744915    -73.400343 Babylon
lirr main line historic marker grant graphic LIRR MAIN LINE
RAILROAD LINE FROM BROOKLYN
PASSED THROUGH HERE CA. 1842.
FIRST DEPOT BUILT 1875,
NAMED WEST DEER PARK.
RENAMED WYANDANCE 1889.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Long Island Avenue at Doe Street 40.755103    -73.355707 Wyandanch
city of breslau historic marker graphic City of Breslau
German-American Town Formed
by Abby & Thomas Welwood
With Charles S. Schleier.
Dedicated on June 6, 1870.
Changed to Lindenhurst 1891.
William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2017
2017 272 South Welwood Avenuet. 40.684768     -73.370889 Lindenhurst
monorail historic marker graphic MONORAIL
SITE OF BOYNTON'S BICYCLE
RAILROAD. TWO MILE
ELECTRIFIED TRACK RAN FROM
HAGERMAN TO GREAT SOUTH BAY
IN 1890S. DISMANTLED 1904.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 330 North Dunton Avenue North Long 40.768306 West Lat 72.964045 East Patchogue
1884 church site roadside marker graphic 1884 CHURCH SITE
FIRST ST. JOSEPH'S ROMAN
CATHOLIC CHURCH BUILT IN ONLY
1-1/2 MONTHS. DEDICATED BY
BISHOP JOHN LOUGHLIN
ON JUNE 22, 1884.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 45 Church Street                                            40 degrees 49' 48" N  73 degrees 5' 44" W Lake Ronkonkoma
LI motor parkway roadside marker graphic L.I. MOTOR PARKWAY
1908 - 1938
EARLY ROAD BUILT
EXCLUSIVELY FOR AUTOMOBILES
EASTERN TERMINUS COMPLETED
IN 1911 TO RONKONKOMA LAKE
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 LI Motor Parkway and Rosevale Avenue 40 degrees 49' 7" N  73 degrees 7' 16" W Lake Ronkonkoma
south side rail road roadside marker graphic South Side R.R.
Railroad Established 1867.
Originally Welwood Station.
Renamed Breslau 1870.
Adopted Lindenhurst 1891.
LIRR Assumed Line By 1876.
William G. Pomeroy Foundation 2017
2017 Wellwood and East Hoffman Avenues 40.686842   ?73.373168 Babylon
South side rail road roadside marker graphic South Side R.R.
First Train Arrived From
Jamaica October 11, 1867.
Rail Brought NYC Visitors
Spurring Resort Era Boom.
LIRR Assumed Line By 1876.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Railroad Avenue at Depot Place  40.700124   ?73.323430 Babylon
brunswick home roadside marker graphic BRUNSWICK HOME
STEPHEN R. WILLIAMS FORMED
1887 FOR DISABLED CHILDREN
AND LATER ADULTS.  BECAME
BRUNSWICK HOSPITAL 1931.
BUILDING RAZED 2012.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 LOUDEN AVE & BROADWAY 40.684774,   -73.421269 Amityville
ca. 1740 cemetery roadside marker graphic CA. 1740 CEMETERY
FORMER BURIAL GROUND FOR
SOUTH HAVEN PRESBYTERIAN
CHURCH.  MEETING HOUSE
MOVED FROM THIS SITE TO
BROOKHAVEN HAMLET 1960.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2017
2017 Montauk Higway and Private Road Lat 48  48'  05.00" N  Long 72 53' 10.4" W Brookhaven
PATTERSQUAS
SITE OF RICHARD FLOYD IV
ESTATE FROM 1760 TO 1784
OPENED AS BAYVIEW HOSPITAL
IN 1947, CLOSED 1982
DESTROYED BY FIRE 1986
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2016
2016 246 Bayview Dr. Lat 40 45' 4132"N  Long -72 51' 10.7"W Mastic
POOSPATUCK RES.
UNKECHAUG INDIAN NATION
RECOGNIZED BY STATE OF 
NEW YORK 1777. LOCATED
1 MILE SOUTH AT FORGE 
RIVER & POOSPATUCK CREEK.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 Montauk Highway (County Rd 80) Lat N 40° 48' 20.20"     Long W 72° 50' 45.46" Mastic
RONEK PARK
HONORED AS A NON-DISCRIMINATORY
HOUSING DEVELOPMENT STARTED
BY THOMAS ROMANO IN 1950.
A PART OF THE LOCAL HOUSING
BOOM AFTER WORLD WAR II.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 Albany Ave Lat. N 40° 42' 0.82"  Long W 73° 24' 29.55 North Amityville
DRIVE-IN THEATRE
28 ACRE ALL-WEATHER DRIVE-IN
OPENED HERE 1957. CAFETERIA,
TALLY-HO TRAIN, INDOOR
SEATING & AMUSEMENT PARK.
ONE OF NATION’S LARGEST.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2015
2015 Sunrise Highway near 801                                               Lat N 40° 41' 19.79"     Long W 73° 24' 30.20" Copiague
WOODHULL GRAVE
GENERAL NATHANIEL WOODHULL
OF SUFFOLK COUNTY MILITIA
FATALLY WOUNDED AUGUST 1776
IS BURIED 3.3 MILES SOUTH
AT MASTIC BEACH
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 County Road 80

Lat N40° 48' 20.20" Long W72° 50' 45.16"
Mastic
BURIAL GROUND
ST. DAVID AME ZION CEMETERY
CA 1857.  FINAL RESTING PLACE
OF EARLY SETTLERS.  AFRICAN
AMERICANS, NATIVE AMERICANS
AND EUROPEAN ANCESTRY.    
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Eastville Ave

Lat N40° 59' 41.07" N Long W72° 17' 8.88"
Sag Harbor

GEORGE WASHINGTON
PASSED THROUGH CORAM
ON APRIL 22, 1790.  HE TRAVELED
NORTH ALONG THE OLD TOWN ROAD
FROM HARTS TAVERN TO SETAUKET
WHILE TOURING LONG ISLAND
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014

 

2014 Old Town Road

Lat N40° 52' 31.67" Lat W73° 1' 20.57"
Coram
REPUBLIC P-47
THE MEN AND WOMEN OF
REPUBLIC AVIATION BUILT
9,087 P-47 THUNDERBOLT
FIGHTERS IN E. FARMINGDALE
FOR THE USAAF: 1941-1945
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2014
2014 Conklin St. and Fairchild Rd

Lat N40° 44' 17.97" Lat W73° 25' 22.44"
Farmingdale

BALD HILL
ONE ROOM GREEK REVIVAL
STYLE SCHOOLHOUSE BUILT IN
1850.  THIS SCHOOL SERVED
THE FARMINGVILLE COMMUNITY
CONTINUOUSLY UNTIL 1929.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013

2013 Farmingville Hill County Park
N Corner on Horseblock Road

Lat N40° 50' 6" Long W73° 2' 34"
Farmingville

MORICHES INN
AKA TERRY-KETCHAM INN.
IN 1791 THOMAS JEFFERSON &
JAMES MADISON LODGED HERE
WHILE ON A TRIP TO VISIT
GENERAL WM. FLOYD OF MASTIC.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013

2013 81 Main Street

Lat N40° 48' 8.76" Long W72° 46' 52.76"
Center Moriches
NEAR THIS SITE
FREE AFRICAN AMERICANS OWNED
AND DEVELOPED LAND BY 1790.
DAVIS, JESSUP, LYMAN, SELLS
PHILLIPS, PRINCE AND MILLER
FAMILIES AMONG EARLY SETTLERS.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013

Route 25A
Across from Brookhaven Drive

Lat N40° 56' 43.39" Long W72° 57' 21.00" W

Rocky Point
LONGWOOD ESTATE
ORIGINALLY PART OF THE MANOR
OF ST. GEORGE GRANTED 1693
TO WM. SMITH.  HOUSE BUILT
CA. 1790.  HOME OF 1829 TOWN
SUPERVISOR WILLIAM S. SMITH.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013

Longwood Road

GPS Coordinates:
-72 degrees 54.35 minutes 40 degress 51.98 minutes

Ridge
SHINNECOCK CANAL
CONSTRUCTED BETWEEN 1884 AND 1892
FIRST N.Y.S. SALT WATER CANAL
SITE OF NATIVE AMERICAN PORTAGE
CONNECTS SHINNECOCK BAY
WITH GREAT PECONIC BAY.
WILLIAM G. POMEROY FOUNDATION 2013
2013

Montauk Highway (north side) @
Shinnecock Canal

GPS Coordinates:  
40 53.104'N   72 30.027'W