After being replaced by a new school building in 1876, the old depot continued on in several uses including as a private residence where, considerably altered, it still stands to this day.
Next time: A new depot for a new century. Also, don’t forget to register for our monthly Zoom presentation “Zooming Through Lindy History” on the Library Website https://lindenhurst.librarycalendar.com/. The next installments are “Early Industry”, Wednesday, May 19, 2:00 pm and “Houses of Worship”, Wednesday, June 23, 2:00 pm.
Also, we are featuring a Zoom discussion on the upcoming Babylon Town Sesquicentennial with Town Historian Mary Cascone on Wednesday, June 9, 2:00 pm and a Zoom Virtual Visit to the American Airpower Museum in East Farmingdale with museum staff member Lawrence Starr on Wednesday, May 26, 2:00 pm. Please register using the above link.
We are also looking for any old photos of Lindenhurst that we may borrow, copy and return to the owner. Please contact Librarian Peter Muhr, firstname.lastname@example.org, 631-957-7755. ext. 135.