Fort Tryon

Fort Tryon (HMRUO)

Location: New York, NY 10040 New York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 51.706', W 73° 55.965'

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1776 ? ? ? ? ? ?1909
Hudson Fulton Celebration Commission

On this hill top stood
Fort Tryon
the northern out work of
Fort Washington.
Its gallant defence against
The Hessian Troops
The Maryland and Virginia
16 November 1776
was shared by
Margaret Corbin
the first American woman
to take a soldier's part
in the War for Liberty

Erected under the auspices of
the American Scenic and Histoic
Preservation Society
through the generosity of
C. K. G. Billings
Placed ByAmerican Scenic and Histoic Preservation Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 1:50pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 589945 N 4523960
Decimal Degrees40.86176667, -73.93275000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 51.706', W 73° 55.965'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 51' 42.36" N, 73° 55' 57.90" W
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Area Code(s)917, 646, 212
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 67-99 Margaret Corbin Dr, New York NY 10040, US
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