Culper spy ring
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|Type||military spy ring|
|Purpose||to provide military intelligence from British-occupied New York|
|Headquarters||Setauket and New York City|
|Colonel Benjamin Tallmadge|
|Abraham Woodhull, Robert Townsend, Caleb Brewster, Austin Roe, Anna Strong, Agent 355|
During the American Revolution, a man by the name of Abraham Woodhull ran a ring of civilian spies on behalf of General George Washington against the British using the pseudonym Samuel Culper. It was known as the Culper spy ring.