West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Surrender at Saratoga
17th October 1777
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is October 17, 1777.
Location. 41° 23.502′ N, 73° 57.222′ 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 Restoration (here, next to this marker); Kosciuszko’s Garden (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Kosciuszko’s Garden (here, next to this marker); General George S. Patton, Jr. (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Malek Tennis Center (about 600 feet away); Thayer Walk (about 700 feet away); Dwight David Eisenhower (about 700 feet away); Twentieth Century Wars (approx. 0.2 miles 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 February 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 509 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 19, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.