—Going, going, gone!A "cantonment" was a more permanent quarters for troops than an encampment of tents. New Windsor, like Valley Forge, contained orderly lines of log huts that housed troops over the winter. After the Revolutionary War, New Windsor's huts were sold at auction according to General Washington's orders to help pay the army's substantial debts.
|Placed By||State of New York|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 11:58pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 578508 N 4591576|
|Decimal Degrees||41.47195000, -74.05976667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 28.317', W 74° 3.586'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 28' 19.02" N, 74° 3' 35.16" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||845, 914|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 374 Temple Hill Rd, New Windsor NY 12553, US|
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