West Point in Orange County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Richard Brinsley Sheridan, Jr.
Class of 1933
Erected by the Corps of Cadets
Erected 1932 by USMA Corps of Cadets.
Location. 41° 23.781′ N, 73° 57.118′ W. Marker is in West Point, New York, in Orange County. Touch for map. Marker is located near Gee's Point on the bank of the Hudson River, on a trail that can be accessed from the eastern end of Pitcher Road. Marker is in this post office area: West Point NY 10996, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Battle of Yorktown (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Palo Alto (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Resaca De La Palma (within shouting distance of this marker); Great Chain Battery (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great Chain (about 300 feet away); Kosciuszko (about 700 feet away); Battle of Vera Cruz (about 700 feet away); Fort Clinton (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in West Point.
More about this marker. The Sheridan Memorial consists a series of stairs leading to a bench all hewn from granite.
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