Washington Memorial

Washington Park



The Washington Memorial stands in the southeast corner of Washington Park.  It was sculpted by J. Massy Rhind.  Total height 22 feet above ground level, including mound of a height of 7 feet and a granite pedestal of a height of 3 feet.  The bronze figure represents Gen. Washington standing by his horse, taking formal leave of his soldiers at Rocky Hill.  It was a gift bequest from Amos H. Van Horn and unveiled on November 2, 1912.