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Princeton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton

 
 
The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
1. The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton Marker
Inscription.
On this site in the year 1766 was erected
The First Presbyterian Church
of Princeton. During the Revolutionary
War it was occupied, first by British soldiers
and afterwards by The Colonial Forces
This edifice was built in the year
1836

 
Location. 40° 20.951′ N, 74° 39.646′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Nassau Street and Palmer Square, on the right when traveling east on Nassau Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton NJ 08542, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 250th Anniversary of Princeton University (within shouting distance of this marker); The Presidentís House (within shouting distance of this marker); Nassau Inn – 1756 - 1937 (within shouting distance of this marker); March of the Mill Children (within shouting distance of this marker); English Boxwood Plants (within shouting distance of this marker); Nathaniel Fitz Randolph (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named 250th Anniversary of Princeton University (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Nassau Hall (about 400 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Princeton.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.War, US Revolutionary
 
The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
2. The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton Marker
The marker is located to the left of the door to the Presbyterian Church.
Marker in Princeton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
3. Marker in Princeton
The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 17, 2011
4. The First Presbyterian Church of Princeton
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 402 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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