Israel Putnam

Israel Putnam (HM7QR)

Location: Redding, CT 06896 Fairfield County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 20.307', W 73° 22.88'

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Donated A.D. 1969
by
sculptress Anna Hyatt Huntington
in her 93rd year
in timeless memorial to
Israel Putnam
Senior Major General in the Continental Army who at Greenwich, Connecticut, in February of 1779, made good a dramatic mounted escape from pursuing British Dragoons down the perilous 100 stone steps carved into the precipice at Horse Neck.
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HM NumberHM7QR
Series This marker is part of the Markers Attached to Sculpture series
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Year Placed1969
Placed ByAnna Hyatt Huntington
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 at 4:20pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 635435 N 4577593
Decimal Degrees41.33845000, -73.38133333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 20.307', W 73° 22.88'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 20' 18.42" N, 73° 22' 52.80" W
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Area Code(s)860, 203
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 73-79 CT-107, Redding CT 06896, US
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