Putnam's Escape

Putnam's Escape (HMPU3)

Location: Greenwich, CT 06830 Fairfield County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 2.224', W 73° 36.987'

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This Marks The Spot
Where On February 26, 1779
General Israel Putnam,
Cut Off From His Soldiers And
Pursued By British Cavalry,
Galloped Down This Rocky Steep
And Escaped, Daring To Lead Where Not
One Of Many Hundred Foes Dared To Follow.
Erected By The
Putnam Hill Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution
Of Greenwich, Conn. A.D. 1900
HM NumberHMPU3
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
Year Placed1900
Placed ByThe Putnam Hill Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 at 2:21pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 616295 N 4543793
Decimal Degrees41.03706667, -73.61645000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 2.224', W 73° 36.987'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 2' 13.44" N, 73° 36' 59.22" W
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Area Code(s)203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 271-333 E Putnam Ave, Greenwich CT 06830, US
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