Coventry in Kent County, Rhode Island — The American Northeast (New England)
generals of the American
second only to Washington.
Built this house in 1770
and lived in it as a private.
He joined the army
at Cambridge in 1775.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1770.
Location. 41° 41.659′ N, 71° 32.643′ W. Marker is in Coventry, Rhode Island, in Kent County. Marker can be reached from Taft Street, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the General Nathanael Greene Homestead. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Taft Street, Coventry RI 02816, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Nathanael Greene Memorial (a few steps from this marker); The General Nathanael Greene Homestead (within shouting distance of this marker); Liberty Tree Memorial (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Nathanael Greene Homestead Cemetery (about 500 feet away); Coventry War Memorial (approx. 2½ miles away); Major Edouard J. Jacques (approx. Liberty Tree Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kentish Guards Drill Field (approx. 5.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coventry.
Credits. This page was last revised on November 2, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 459 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.