West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Redoubt Number Four
Built 1778 - 1779
This redoubt, with battery No. 1, was constructed to command the heights above and around the main work at West Point, Fort Putnam, during the American Revolution.
Location. 41° 23.405′ N, 73° 58.351′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Patrick Trail, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is located on a path off of Patrick Trail on the grounds of the United States Military Academy. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Redoubt Four (here, next to this marker); Western Redoubts 1, 2, 3 and 4 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bronze Field Guns (approx. 0.4 miles away); McLean Historical Museum Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Original Embrasure (approx. 0.4 miles away); Archeology, 1974 (approx. half a mile away); Constitution Island Redoubts (approx. half a mile away); Constitution Island (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in West Point.
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Revolutionary •
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