Sag Harbor in Suffolk County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
A British Fort near this spot was captured by the Americans under Lieut. Col. Meigs at the Battle of Sag Harbor
May 23, 1777
Topics. This monument and memorial is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is May 23, 1777.
Location. 40° 59.867′ N, 72° 17.662′ W. Marker is in Sag Harbor, New York, in Suffolk County. Memorial is on Union Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 44 Union Street, Sag Harbor NY 11963, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Old Burying Ground (here, next to this marker); American Revolution Veterans Memorial (here, next to this marker); Old Whalers' Church (within shouting distance of this marker); The French House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Atheneum (about 300 feet away); David Frothingham (about 600 feet away); Handcut Millstone (about 700 feet away); M. Olivia Sage (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sag Harbor.
Also see . . .
1. Meigs Raid (Wikipedia). "The Meigs Raid (also (Submitted on May 10, 2019.)
2. The Battle of Sag Harbor In The War For Independence (ClassicNewYorkHistory.com). (Submitted on May 10, 2019.)
Credits. This page was last revised on May 10, 2019. It was originally submitted on May 10, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California. This page has been viewed 280 times since then and 59 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on May 10, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Lamorinda, California.