Washington Crossing in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington's Crossing of Delaware
Russell W. Knight, Secretary
Jesse C. Everitt, Treasurer
Oscar O. Bean
Russell B. Carty
Charles S. Delany
Erected 1916 by The Patriotic Order of the Sons of America, of Pennsylvania.
Location. 40° 17.752′ N, 74° 52.331′ W. Marker is in Washington Crossing, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is on River Road near General Mercer Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in Washington Crossing Historic Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1112 River Rd, Washington Crossing PA 18977, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Crossed the Delaware (within shouting distance of this marker); Washington Crossing the Delaware (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Durham Boat The Growth of a Village (about 700 feet away); Washington’s Crossing and March to Trenton (about 800 feet away); A Nation's Signature Event (approx. 0.2 miles away); Retreat and Counterattack – 1776 (approx. ¼ mile away in New Jersey). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Washington Crossing.
Also see . . .
1. Washington Crossing Historic Park, Pennsylvania. "From this site, General George Washington and men of the Continental Army and militia crossed the Delaware River on Christmas night 1776 and marched to Trenton, New Jersey." (Submitted on February 16, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
2. Washington Crossing State Park, New Jersey. New Jersey also dedicated a state park to Washington's Crossing. (Submitted on February 15, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Heroes • Notable Persons • Notable Places • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Revolutionary •
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