This Cannon "Independence"

This Cannon "Independence" (HMGKX)

Location: Suffern, NY 10901 Rockland County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 6.889', W 74° 8.972'

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1776 - 1908

This cannon "Independence"
used at the Battle of Long Island,
Aug. 27th, 1776,
was purchased by the Union Hill
Association in 1851 and presented
by the only surviving member,
Chas. E. Suffern, to the Village of
Suffern on April 23rd, 1908.
Year Placed1908
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, September 5th, 2014 at 1:42am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 571401 N 4551851
Decimal Degrees41.11481667, -74.14953333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 6.889', W 74° 8.972'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 6' 53.34" N, 74° 8' 58.32" W
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Area Code(s)845, 914, 917
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 54-56 Washington Ave, Suffern NY 10901, US
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