By all rights, the Culper Spy Ring should be kaput.
Setauket farmer Abraham Woodhull (Jamie Bell), a.k.a. Culper Sr., is guarded by Queen’s Rangers and has ceased contact with Gen. George Washington (Ian Kahn).
And Manhattan coffeehouse proprietor Robert Townsend (Nick Westrate), a.k.a. Culper Jr., refuses to spy for the ring because rebels posing as Queen’s Rangers pummeled his father Samuel (John Billingsley).
But when an impending attack threatens to crush the Continental Army, the ring suddenly resurrects on “Mended,” Episode 308 of AMC’s “TURN: Washington’s Spies.”
A letter to the British from treasonous Gen. Benedict Arnold (Owain Yeoman) inadvertently...