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Englishtown in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Home of Moses Laird

 
 
Home of Moses Laird Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2016
1. Home of Moses Laird Marker
Inscription.
Guide to
General George Washington
before the Battle of Monmouth
and host to the General
on the night of June 29, 1778
the days following the battle

Placed by
Francis Hopkinson Chapter
Daughters of the American Revolution
1970

 
Erected 1970 by Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 17.785′ N, 74° 21.503′ W. Marker is in Englishtown, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of N Main Street (County Route 527) and Hamilton Street, on the left when traveling north on N Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 25 N Main Street, Englishtown NJ 07726, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Village Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Village Inn (within shouting distance of this marker); Tennent Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Patriot Members of the Society of the Cincinnati (approx. 1.9 miles away); Old Tennant Church
Marker in Englishtown image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 7, 2008
2. Marker in Englishtown
(approx. 1.9 miles away); Continental Soldiers Grave (approx. 1.9 miles away); Perrine Hill Spring (approx. 2.4 miles away); Molly Hays McCauley (approx. 2.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Englishtown.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Battle of Monmouth. New Jersey during the Revolution. (Submitted on July 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

2. The Battle of Monmouth, 1778. A British perspective of the Battle of Monmouth on BritishBattles.com. (Submitted on July 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 

3. A Short History of the Borough of Englishtown. Englishtown Historical Committee. (Submitted on July 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
Home of Moses Laird image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, August 21, 2016
3. Home of Moses Laird
The marker can be seen on the right end of the house.
Moses Laird House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 7, 2008
4. Moses Laird House
The Moses Laird House is a private residence. When this photo was taken, it was undergoing a restoration.
 
 
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