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Near Ringoes in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Coronet Geary Trail

 
 
Coronet Geary Trail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 25, 2009
1. Coronet Geary Trail Marker
Inscription. British officer Francis Geary killed near here in a 1776 skirmish. He is buried to the northeast off Geary’s Ridge Road.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 26.987′ N, 74° 51.514′ W. Marker is near Ringoes, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 202 and Cornet Way, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 202. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ringoes NJ 08551, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Flemington Raid (approx. 0.4 miles away); Amwell Militia (approx. half a mile away); Amwell Skirmish (approx. half a mile away); Cornet Francis Geary (approx. half a mile away); United First Presbyterian Church of Amwell (approx. 0.6 miles away); Servis - Quick Family Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Amwell Academy (approx. one mile away); Black River and Western Railroad (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Ringoes.
 
Also see . . .  Additional Information - The ambush of Geary's Dragoons. (Submitted on March 9, 2011, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,030 times since then and 102 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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