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Harding in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Stark’s Brigade

 
 
Stark’s Brigade Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 12, 2009
1. Stark’s Brigade Marker
Inscription.
Stark’s Brigade

occupied this slope.

 
Erected 1900.
 
Location. 40° 45.921′ N, 74° 31.057′ W. Marker is in Harding, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker can be reached from Jockey Hollow Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in the Jockey Hollow Unit of Morristown National Historical Park, along the Mt. Kemble loop trail. 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. A different marker also named Stark’s Brigade (here, next to this marker); Remembering the Past: Stark’s Brigade Monument circa 1900 (here, next to this marker); a different marker also named Stark’s Brigade (within shouting distance of this marker); On the line (within shouting distance of this marker); Mountain School (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Guerin House (approx. ľ mile away); The New York Brigade (approx. ľ mile away); Mt. Kemble-Glen Alpin (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Harding.
 
Also see . . .  Morristown National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on December 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Stark’s Brigade Monument after Restoration image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 14, 2016
2. Stark’s Brigade Monument after Restoration
 
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Unveiling the Restored Stark’s Brigade Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 14, 2016
3. Unveiling the Restored Stark’s Brigade Monument
Marker at Morristown National Historical Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 12, 2009
4. Marker at Morristown National Historical Park
The stones used in the construction of this monument came from the chimneys of the huts that the Continental Army built here during the Revolutionary War.
Marker on the Mt. Kemble loop trail image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 12, 2009
5. Marker on the Mt. Kemble loop trail
Stark’s Brigade Encamped Here image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 22, 2008
6. Stark’s Brigade Encamped Here
This photo, taken from near the marker, shows the ground where Gen. Stark's New Englanders camped during the winter of 1779-80.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 14, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 892 times since then and 52 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on December 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   2, 3. submitted on October 14, 2016, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   4, 5, 6. submitted on December 14, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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