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Coventry in Kent County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
 

Waterman Tavern

 

—National Register of Historic Places - 1974 —

 
Waterman Tavern Headquarters for French Troops Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Lydia Rapoza, February 7, 2011
1. Waterman Tavern Headquarters for French Troops Marker
Inscription.
Used as Headquarters for the French
Troops on their march to and from
Yorktown 1781-1782
Maj Nathanael Greene
General Lafayette
General Rochambeau

RI Commemorative Committee for
Maj Gen Nathanael Greene
Coventry Bi-Centennial Committee

 
Erected by RI Commemorative Committee for Maj Gen Nathanael Greene & Coventry Bi-Centennial Committee.
 
Location. 41° 43.167′ N, 71° 39.617′ W. Marker is in Coventry, Rhode Island, in Kent County. Marker is on Maple Valley Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Coventry RI 02816, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The General Nathanael Greene Homestead (approx. 6.2 miles away); Nathanael Greene (approx. 6.2 miles away); Nathanael Greene Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 6.3 miles away); The Nathanael Greene Homestead Cemetery (approx. 6.3 miles away); Medal of Honor-Honor Roll (approx. 13.5 miles away); Lonely Lookout Memorial (approx. 13.6 miles away); We Aim-To Deliver (approx. 13.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Coventry.
 
Also see . . .
1. Waterman Tavern, Coventry Rhode Island - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 16, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
2. Coventry, Rhode Island - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 16, 2012, by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Lydia Rapoza of Coventry, Rhode Island. This page has been viewed 1,527 times since then and 204 times this year. Last updated on , by Keith S Smith of West Chester, Pennsylvania. Photo   1. submitted on , by Lydia Rapoza of Coventry, Rhode Island. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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