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Rescue the Prisoners of War!

Date/Time

Oct 28, 2017
02:00 PM until 03:00 PM

Description

While en route from Massachusetts to Virginia, the British POWs from Saratoga (the Convention Army) had to cross the Hudson River in December 1778.  British High-Command decided to land on Stony Point and rescue them!  Michael Sheehan’s illustrated lecture will dive into this little known but incredible episode in Stony Point’s history.

 

 

Cost

Free

Location

View map Stony Point Battlefield
44 Battlefield Road
Stony Point, NY

Additional Information

Sponsor

Palisades Interstate Park Commision

Phone

845-786-2521

Contact name

Michael Sheehan

Contact email

michael.sheehan@parks.ny.gov

Neighborhood:

Stony Point

County:

Rockland

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