Numbered Forts in West Point
Numbered Forts in West Point:
FORTS/REDOUBTS NUMBERS 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, & 7, 1778-79. Shown on 1781
French map of West Point by Rochambeau's cartographers and on 1780 map
by Major Villefranche. Probably from April 1778 plans by Col Kosziusko.
Forts 1 through 4 were West of Fort Putnam and Forts 5 through 7 were
on Constitution Island. Fort 7 was reconstruction of Fort Constitution.
Redoubts 1 and 2 are just off Route 9W at West end of Highland Falls.
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New York State Division of Military and Naval Affairs: Military
February 25, 2006