Revolutionary War Heritage TrailGeneral George Washington created a domestic network of spies, appointing Major Benjamin Tallmadge of Setauket as the head of the Long Island based Culper Spy Ring. Tallmadge appealed to Robert Townsend, a Manhattan merchant, to join him as a spy by collecting vital information about British movements in New York City.
|Placed By||New York State|
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|Date Added||Monday, September 1st, 2014 at 2:34am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 623710 N 4525616|
|Decimal Degrees||40.87228333, -73.53188333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 52.337', W 73° 31.913'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 52' 20.22" N, 73° 31' 54.78" W|
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|Area Code(s)||631, 516|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 30 W Main St, Oyster Bay NY 11771, US|
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