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Attacks of Fort Washington by His Majesty's Forces under the Command of General Sir William Howe K:B.. 16 Novr. 1776.
New York: Lith. for D.T. Valentine's Manual for 1861 by George Hayward... 1861..

43 x 56cm. Original hand coloured lithographed map and battle plan at the confluence of the Harlem and Hudson rivers. Creases from old folds, a few spots and light offsetting.

The Battle of Fort Washington was a battle fought in New York on November 16, 1776 during the American Revolutionary War between the United States and Great Britain. It was a British victory that gained the surrender of the remnant of the garrison of Fort Washington near the north end of Manhattan Island. It was one of the worst Patriot defeats.

Price £ 300.00
Stock Code 52318
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