Fort Hancock at Gateway National Recreation Area

14 Views · Published on Thu, 23 March 2017 · Sandy Hook

The Army Ground Forces Association provides an overview of Fort Hancock and the Sandy Hook Proving Ground on Sandy Hook, NJ, which is now managed by the National Park Service and is part of the Gateway National Recreation Area.

 

Related Videos

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 11

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 11

1 year ago
0

The 11th episode of "The Story of Sandy Hook" reports on riding bikes & releasing seals.

Living on Sandy Hook

Living on Sandy Hook

1 year ago
0

Historically, Sandy Hook, NJ, has been inhabited by native Americans, British soldiers, early settlers, the U. S. Army and non-military ciitzens.  Here's a glimpse into the past of a young woman who lived in Highland Beach and also a look inside one of the restored homes on Officer's Row in Fort Hancock.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 1

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 1

1 year ago
0

The first episode -- "Lighting the Way" -- starts at the beginning when Sandy Hook was first discovered.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 12

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 12

1 year ago
0

The 12th episode of "The Story of Sandy Hook" focuses how the National Park Service began managing Sandy Hook as a national park and plans for the future.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 2

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 2

1 year ago
0

The 2nd episode focuses on "Developing Weapons" which were used to defend the United States from potential enemy attack.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 6

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 6

1 year ago
0

The 6th episode of "The Story of Sandy Hook" explores the history of "Highland Beach" which became a major tourist destination on the peninsula of Sandy Hook.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 13

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 13

1 year ago
0

The 13th episode of "The Story of Sandy Hook" focuses on efforts being made to restore many of the historic structures on the historic peninsula in New Jersey.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 5

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 5

1 year ago
0

The 5th episode of "The Story of Sandy Hook" examines the role Sandy Hook played as part of an intricate military presence to defend the harbor of New York.

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 3

Story of Sandy Hook - Part 3

1 year ago
0

The 3rd episode explores the ancient gun emplacements on Sandy Hook and describes the purpose of each.  

Comments
 

You have
500
characters left.
  •