Brooklyn in Kings County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1924 by Fort Greene Chapter Daughters of the Revolution.
Location. 40° 41.907′ N, 73° 59.789′ W. Marker is in Brooklyn, New York, in Kings County. Marker is at the intersection of Clark Street and Columbia Heights, on the right when traveling west on Clark Street. Click for map. Marker is found at the Clark Street entrance to the Brooklyn Heights promenade. Marker is in this post office area: Brooklyn NY 11201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 155 - 157 - 159 Willow Street (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Plymouth Church of the Pilgrims (approx. 0.2 miles away); Four Chimneys (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of the Saviour (approx. 0.3 miles away); Eagle Warehouse Walt Whitman (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brooklyn Heights Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Brooklyn City Railroad Company Building (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Brooklyn.
More about this marker. An image of a cannon barrel appears at the bottom of the marker.
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Long Island, August 27, 1776 at Long Island, New York. The American Revolutionary War website.
2. Battle of Long Island, August 27, 1776.
3. The Battle of Long Island 1776. A British perspective of the battle from BritishBattles.com.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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