Near Bernardsville in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The New Jersey Brigade
Morristown National Historical Park
The brigade camped here during the winter of 1779-1780. The trail – 20 minutes – passes some remains of the camp.
Erected by Morristown National Historical Park.
Location. 40° 44.638′ N, 74° 33.837′ W. Marker is near Bernardsville, New Jersey, in Morris County. Click for map. Marker is in the New Jersey Brigade Unit of the Morristown National Historical Park, along a hiking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Mendham NJ 07945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Revolutionary Winter (here, next to this marker); A Warm Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); A Trash Pit (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); RHIP (about 400 feet away); A Haven From Everyday Life (approx. ¼ mile away); New Jersey 7th Brigade (approx. 0.3 miles away); William Childs (approx. 1.4 miles away); “George” 2001 (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Bernardsville.
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Also see . . . Morristown National Historical Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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