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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Columbus in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

On a tree south of this spot

 
 
On a tree south of this spot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 8, 2010
1. On a tree south of this spot Marker
Inscription. British Corporal John Fisher, 28th. Regiment who had deserted the British to join the Rebels was caught, tried and convicted. He was hung at 10 AM June 22, 1778
 
Erected by Mansfield Township Historical Society.
 
Location. 40° 4.33′ N, 74° 43.854′ W. Marker is near Columbus, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Columbus Road (County Route 543) 0.3 miles east of Petticoat Bridge Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Columbus NJ 08022, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Keeler Oak (approx. 0.3 miles away); The Keeler Oak Tree (approx. 0.4 miles away); Petticoat Bridge Skirmish (approx. 1.4 miles away); Revolutionary War Hospital (approx. 2 miles away); Kinkora Branch Railroad (approx. 3.4 miles away); Roebling Roll of Honor (approx. 3.7 miles away); Chain placed across the street (approx. 3.8 miles away); Hunt Brothers Circus (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Columbus.
 
Also see . . .  Mansfield Township. (Submitted on August 8, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
On a tree south of this spot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 8, 2010
2. On a tree south of this spot Marker
On a tree south of this spot Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 8, 2010
3. On a tree south of this spot Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 674 times since then and 102 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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