(1) 1777, St. George, Staten Island. An British earthen redoubt
on Fort Hill. Repelled an American assault in January 1780.
(2) 1776, British rename of Fort Washington, November. Reverted
to Fort Washington after Americans reoccupied NYC upon the British withdrawl.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
February 20, 2006