Sandy Hook People

Sandy Hook People

Who was the "Hancock" in Fort Hancock? Why do gun batteries have names like Gunnison? Who helped keep the lights going at the Sandy Hook Lighthouse for more than a century? Find out all of this and more.

Are you interested in helping broaden the information we have about the Revolutionary War and Cornelius Tye? Gateway and the Sandy Hook Foundation have a request for proposals for a professional interpretive planner to produce a comprehensive interpretive plan that tells the story of the American Revolution and Cornelius Titus’ (Colonel Tye) life history, in ways that deepen understanding not just of the past but of the world we live in today.
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Sandy Hook people


Last updated: January 10, 2023

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