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They pertain to the British invasion of New Haven, July 5, 1779
 
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1Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Near This Spot
. . . Map (db m28098) HM
2Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Black Rock Fort
Black Rock Fort Here on July 5, 1779, eighteen men under Lieutenant Daniel Bishop stood in defense of New Haven against a British fleet commanded by Commodore Sir George Collier and land forces commanded by Major General William Tryon. When . . . Map (db m35730) HM
3Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Patriots of New Haven Memorial
This Memorial Commemorates The Determined Resistance Near This Spot Of The Patriots of New Haven Against The British Invasion Under Maj. Gen. Tryon of New York July 5, 1779Map (db m35734) HM
4Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Defenders' Monument
Here July 5, 1779 citizens of New Haven with cannon prevented an invading British Army from crossing West River and thereby saved the town from destructionMap (db m17289) HM
 
 
  
 
Jun. 14, 2021