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Sullivan's Attack

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  • Location: Bennett St. & Park Ave.
  • Description: Bronze plaque attached to natural boulder
  • Materials: Bronze
  • Dedicated: 1925; rededicated April 1998
  • Inscription: SULLIVAN'S ATTACK / AUGUST 22, 1777 / GEN. WILLIAM SMALLWOOD / ROUTED BRITISH PROVINCIALS / AT DECKER'S FERRY NEARBY / THIS MEMORIAL / CREATED BY / STATEN ISLAND CHAPTER / DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION / JUNE 1930 / REDEDICATED APRIL 1998 /

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