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South Haven
Hamlet
Plaque for the historic South Haven Presbyterian Church Cemetery just off of Montauk Highway
Plaque for the historic South Haven Presbyterian Church Cemetery just off of Montauk Highway
Country United States
State New York
County Suffolk
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 631

South Haven is a hamlet in Suffolk County, New York, on the South Shore of Long Island.

South Haven is part of the Town of Brookhaven, not to be confused with the hamlet of Brookhaven with which it shares a ZIP Code.

For more information see Brookhaven (CDP), New York.

Geography

Brookhaven is located at 40°47′52″N 72°53′58″W / 40.79778°N 72.89944°W / 40.79778; -72.89944 (40.7833, -72.8833).

South Haven is dominated by two large parcels of parkland -- South Haven County Park, and the Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge.

Songs

Element One made a progressive trance song called "South Haven" in 2009.

History

South Haven was the shortened form of the original name of the hamlet: South Brookhaven.


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