Revolutionary War Encampments
June 20-23, 1778 The 12,000 man Continental Army camped in this area above Alexauken Creek prior to the Battle of Monmouth.
Erected 2014 by Delaware Township Historical Society.
Location. 40° 24.463′ N, 74° 55.312′ W. Marker is in Delaware Township, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Sandy Ridge - Mount Airy Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton NJ 08559, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Barber Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mount Airy (approx. 1.2 miles away); Sandy Ridge Baptist Church (approx. 2 miles away); Lambertville (approx. 2.1 miles away); Lambertville Music Circus (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hoagland Cemetery (approx. 2.2 miles away); Delaware And Raritan Canal (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Lambertville (approx. 2.4 miles away).
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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