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Default George Washington's New York City watering hole discovered?

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A preservationist said he has found evidence that a Manhattan building is the former site of an 18th-century tavern where George Washington is believed to have enjoyed a celebratory drink during the American Revolution
George Washington's New York City watering hole discovered? - CBS News
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"After the English had marched up the Bowery and out of the city (in 1783), George Washington and Governor (George) Clinton stopped at the Bull's Head (tavern)," preservationist Adam Woodward told WCBS-AM.

If it is indeed the home of the legendary watering hole, the days of what may be Manhattan's oldest building are numbered.
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