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.
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. Touch for map. Marker is located at the General Nathanael Greene Homestead. Marker is at or near this postal address: 50 Taft Street, Coventry RI 02816, United States of America.
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); Kentish Guards Drill Field (approx. 5.3 miles away); General James Mitchell Varnum Home (approx. 5.3 miles away); June 12, 1775 (approx. 5.3 miles away); The Marlborough Street Chapel (approx. 5½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coventry.
Also see . . .
1. Biographical information for Nathanael Greene. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The General Nathanael Greene Homestead website. (Submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 343 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 22, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.