West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
West Point Bicentennial
1802 – 2002
the 200th anniversary of
the Founding of
the United States Military Academy
Presented by the
Association of Graduates
16 March 2002
Erected 2002 by USMA Association of Graduates.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 41° 23.398′ N, 73° 57.366′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker is on Thayer Road, on the right when traveling north. The marker is on the grounds of the United States Military Academy, at the entrance to Taylor Hall. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Taylor Hall (here, next to this marker); 150th Anniversary of the USMA (here, next to this marker); 150th Birthday of the USMA (here, next to this marker); Twentieth Century Wars (within shouting distance of this marker); Reconciliation Plaza (within shouting distance of this National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thayer Walk (about 600 feet away); General George S. Patton, Jr. (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 487 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on September 8, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.