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Washington's Walk

Fort Number Four map_it

  • Location: Reservoir Avenue and University Avenue
  • Description: Tablet recessed in stone wall
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dimensions: H: 30" W: 42"
  • Dedicated: 1914
  • Foundry: Paul E. Cabaret and Co.
  • Donor: Daughters of the Revolution
  • Inscription: FORT NUMBER FOUR / OF THE EXTERIOR DEFENSES OF / FORT WASHINGTON AND KING'S BRIDGE / CONSTRUCTED BY THE AMERICAN ARMY / UNDER GENERAL WASHINGTON / 1776 / --- / THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION / STATE OF NEW YORK / ERECTED THIS MEMORIAL / 1914 /

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For more information, please contact Art & Antiquities at (212) 360-8143

Park Information

Directions to Washington's Walk

  • Fort #4 Playground
  • Play Equipment

Washington's Walk Weather

  • Wed
    Sunny
    36°F
  • Sat
    Mostly Sunny
    44°F
  • Sun
    Partly Sunny
    52°F
  • Mon
    Showers Likely
    66°F

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Facilities

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