Near Washington Crossing in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Brigadier-General Lord Stirling
previous to the Battle of Trenton.
Quartered with him were
Captain William Washington,
Lieutenant James Monroe
(later President of the United States)
Captain James Moore
of the New York Artillery, who
died here Christmas day, 1776.
Marked by Bucks County Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
The central portion of this
house was built by
and has been preserved as a
type of earliest Pennsylvania
architecture and masonry.
Placed in 1934
by the Pidcock family.
Erected 1931 by Daughters of the American Revolution, Bucks County Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 19.83′ N, 74° 56.228′ W. Marker is near Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker can be reached from Aquetong Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Markers are on the Thompson-Neely House, in the Thompson's Mill section of Washington Crossing Historical Park. Marker is in this post office area: Washington Crossing PA 18977, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. Red Cedar (within shouting distance of this marker); John Pidcock (within shouting distance of this marker); Unknown Soldiers of the Continental Army (approx. 0.2 miles away); George Nakashima (approx. 1.1 miles away); Goat Hill Overlook (approx. 1.6 miles away in New Jersey); Howell Living History Farm (approx. 2 miles away in New Jersey); Delaware Canal (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Delaware Canal (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Washington Crossing.
Also see . . . Washington's Crossing. Washington Crossing Historic Park. (Submitted on November 22, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Notable Buildings • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
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