Basking Ridge in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown
with his army
retired to Morristown
after his victory
January – 1777
Erected by the
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 43.166′ N, 74° 32.442′ W. Marker is in Basking Ridge, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of N Maple Avenue and Madisonville Road, on the right when traveling north on N Maple Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Basking Ridge NJ 07920, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Madisonville (within shouting distance of this marker); Southard Park (approx. 0.6 miles away); Richard J. Guadagno (approx. 0.8 miles away); Basking Ridge (approx. 0.8 miles away); “George” 2001 (approx. 0.9 miles away); William Childs (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bernards Township 9-11 Memorial (approx. one mile away); Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church Graveyard (approx. one mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Basking Ridge.
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A list of markers along the route Washington’s Army took from Princeton to Morristown. It's best to study them in the order shown.
Also see . . . New Jersey During the Revolution. Website that details the Revolutionary War in New Jersey. Included are the Battle of Princeton and the encampments at Morristown. (Submitted on July 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,004 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.