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A plan of the surprise of Stoney Point, by a detachment of the American army commanded by Brigr. Genl. Wayne, on the 15th July 1779 : also of the works erected on Verplanks Point, for the defence of Kings Ferry, by the British forces in July, 1779, 1784

 Item — Container: Closed Stacks, Drawer: 32
Identifier: 2020-IL-001-091

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains approximately 300 rare printed maps, unique manuscript maps, and published texts collected by Richard H. Brown, which pertain to the American Revolutionary War era.


  • 1784


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research during scheduled appointments. Researchers must complete the Washington Library’s Special Collections and Archives Registration Form before access is provided. The library reserves the right to restrict access to certain items for preservation purposes.


1 Sheets : 1 map : hand colored ; 48 x 68 cm.

Language of Materials


Reference numbers

Client reference #130; WAG #289283


Martayan Lan Augustyn Inc., 27 May 1993.

Related references

Nebenzahl, K. Bibliography of printed battle plans, 145

Additional details

Scale [ca. 1:5,500]. Relief shown by shading. Includes note and references. The defenses of the strong points at either end of King's Ferry on the Hudson are carefully drawn. The silent line of march of Anthony Wayne's assault force is shown.


Some foxing and whitening along crease.


London : Printed for Wm. Faden, 1784

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections at The George Washington Presidential Library at Mount Vernon Repository

PO Box 3600
Mount Vernon VA 22121