Telescope Hill, New York


Elevation: 334 feet, 102 meters

Approx. Isolation: 17.94 mi, 28.87 km
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)40° 50' 42'' N; 73° 1' 58'' W
40.845019, -73.032665 (Dec Deg)
665848E 4523416N Zone 18 (UTM)
CountryUnited States
State/ProvinceNew York
County/Second Level RegionSuffolk

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     2013-12-08 by Anthony Olivari

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Slightly higher than 331' Bald Hill located 0.8 miles to the east. There was a fire tower here from 1918 to 1959, which reported not only fires but also three Nazi U-boats during the course of WWII. Today Telescope Hill is home to several radio facilities, including the antenna that broadcasts Long Island's WALK-FM station.
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Isolation17.94 mi/28.87 km
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Beverly Hill  (W)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Appalachian Mountains
Range3: Northern U.S. Appalachians
Range4: Mid-Atlantic Highlands
Range5: Northeast Islands/Cape Cod
Drainage BasinsMinor Streams of Eastern USA
Atlantic Ocean
IslandLong Island
Topo MapPatchogue O40073g1 1:24,000
Data Source1:25,000 (or larger) Topographic Survey Map

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