The South Battery

The South Battery (HMVNU)

Location: New York, NY 11231 New York County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 41.285', W 74° 0.908'

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1790 ? ? ? ? ? ? 1826

Erected during the War of 1812 to guard Buttermilk Channel. Used as a barracks for the fife and drum corps of the garrison from 1836 until the first officers' mess was established here June 20, 1879.
Reorganized as the Officers' Club
February 3, 1881
This tablet
presented December 1, 1951 by
the Veteran Corps of Artillery, S.N.Y.
The Society of the War of 1812
? ? ? ? ? ? Colonel Francis F. Steers
? ? ? ? ? ? Commandant - President
Year Placed1951
Placed ByVeteran Corps of Artillery, S.N.Y. - The Society of the War of 1812
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Date Added Friday, October 3rd, 2014 at 7:55pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 583218 N 4504598
Decimal Degrees40.68808333, -74.01513333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 41.285', W 74° 0.908'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 41' 17.10" N, 74° 0' 54.48" W
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Area Code(s)718, 212, 917
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 15 Evans Rd, New York NY 11231, US
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