New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Erected 1910 by Daughters of the American Revolution - Washington Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 51.065′ N, 73° 56.669′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker can be reached from Riverside Drive, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in Fort Washington Park, on a hill in the woods on the left side of walkway, just after the railroad tracks. Marker is in this post office area: New York NY 10033, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Story of a Lighthouse (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Light Still Shines (about 700 feet away); The Little Red Lighthouse (about 700 feet away); Plaza Lafayette (about 800 feet away); Highest Point on Manhattan (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Washington (approx. 0.4 miles away); Robert Magaw Defended this Position (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Hilltop Park (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Also see . . . The Battle of Fort Washington, November 16, 1776 at Fort Washington, New York. The American Revolutionary War website. (Submitted on April 10, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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