West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Kosciuszko’s Garden Restoration
Polish American Veterans
of Massachusetts Inc.
This fountain was first built
by Colonel (later Brigadier General)
Thaddeus Kosciuszko in 1778
Erected 1969 by Polish American Veterans of Massachusetts Inc.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is June 22, 1752.
Location. 41° 23.502′ N, 73° 57.219′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Marker can be reached from Cullum Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the US Military Academy behind building 603. 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. Kosciuszko’s Garden (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Kosciuszko’s Garden (here, next to this marker); Surrender at Saratoga (here, next to this marker); General George S. Patton, Jr. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Malek Tennis CenterThayer Walk (about 700 feet away); Dwight David Eisenhower (about 800 feet away); Twentieth Century Wars (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
Also see . . . Biography of Tadeusz Kosciuszko. (Submitted on February 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 680 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on February 18, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.