Morris in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Park of Artillery
commanded by General Henry
Knox hutted near this site
during second winter encamp-
ment of Continental Army in
1779 – 1780.
Morris County Heritage Commission
Erected 1977 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 47.976′ N, 74° 29.865′ W. Marker is in Morris, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Mendham Avenue (County Route 510), on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Continental Army Encampment at Morristown (here, next to this marker); Morristown Military Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Continental Army Encampment (approx. ¼ mile away); Thomas Paine (approx. ¼ mile away); Fosterfields Living Historical Farm (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fosterfields – 1854 (approx. 0.4 miles away); Timothy Mills House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Horse Head Coppers (approx. 0.6 miles away).
Also see . . .
1. Major General Henry Knox. Knox biography from the American Revolution website. (Submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Morristown National Historical Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on July 28, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
3. Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on August 1, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Persons • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
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