Rescue the Prisoners of War!Oct 28, 2017, 2:00 PM Location: 44 Battlefield Road, Stony Point, NY 10980
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.
No Admission Fee
Please call the museum office, Wednesday through Sunday,
for information: 845-786-2521.
The Stony Point Battlefield is located at 44 Battlefield Road, Stony Point, NY 10980.