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

W 3 R

 
 
W 3 R Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 1, 2013
1. W 3 R Marker
Inscription.
Washington – Rochambeau
Revolutionary Route
National Historic Trail

www.w3r-us.org

 
Erected 2011.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Washington-Rochambeau Route marker series.
 
Location. 40° 20.822′ N, 74° 39.985′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on Stockton Street (U.S. 206), on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 55 Stockton Street, Princeton NJ 08540, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Front Garden (a few steps from this marker); The Horse Chestnut Walk (a few steps from this marker); “The Washington-Rochambeau Historic Route” (within shouting distance of this marker); The King’s Highway (within shouting distance of this marker); The House Front (within shouting distance of this marker); The Wash House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Colonial Revival Garden (within shouting distance of this marker); Princeton Battle Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Click for a list of all markers in Princeton.
 
Also see . . .
1. Washington-Rochambeau Revolutionary Route.
W 3 R Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 1, 2013
2. W 3 R Marker
The marker is located in front of historic Morven, seen in the background.
(Submitted on January 1, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Morven Banner Dedication 2011. Photos and information of the marker dedication at Morven Museum and Garden on September 24, 2011. (Submitted on January 2, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker in Princeton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 1, 2013
3. Marker in Princeton
Marker on Stockton Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 1, 2013
4. Marker on Stockton Street
Both the American and the French Armies passed this point during the summer of 1781 on their way to the victory over the British in Yorktown, Va. At that time, Stockton Street was known as the King's Highway.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 335 times since then and 13 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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