West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Stephen Moore House
The Red House
Patriot, Revolutionary War soldier,
and previous owner of West Point lands,
Colonel Stephen Moore. Moore’s home
served as General Washington’s headquarters
from July to November of 1779.
A gift of Stephen Moore’s descendants
Location. 41° 24.211′ N, 73° 57.997′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on River Road, on the left when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is located on the Target Hill Athletic Field, at the West Point 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. The Cadet Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Winfield Scott (approx. ¼ mile away); George Armstrong Custer (approx. ¼ mile away); Frederick Dent Grant (approx. ¼ mile away); Wood Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Anderson Memorial Fountain (approx. 0.3 miles away); Richard Thomas Shea, Jr. (approx. 0.4 miles away); Shea Stadium (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in West Point.
More about this marker. A bas relief of the Moore House appears at the top of the marker.
Also see . . . The Moores of West Point. (Submitted on April 21, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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