Stony Point Battlefield

Also known as: Stony Point Battlefield Reservation
N of Stony Point on U.S. 2 and 202, Stony Point, New York

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Description 

On July 15, 1779, the Patriot victory at Stony Point, under Gen. "Mad Anthony" Wayne, insured General Washington's control of the Hudson River and West Point. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, January 20, 1961

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000567
Area of significance
Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Site
Historic function
Battle site
Current function
Park
Period of significance
1700-1749
Significant year
1779
Number of properties
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 8