Woodbridge in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Cross Keys Tavern
stayed the night at this Tavern
on his way from Mount Vernon, Virginia,
to New York City for his inauguration as
the first President of the United States.
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
Location. 40° 33.259′ N, 74° 17.014′ W. Marker is in Woodbridge, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on S James Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 142 S James Street, Woodbridge NJ 07095, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. United States Post Office (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Cross Keys Tavern (a few steps from this marker); George Washington’s Inauguration (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Woodbridge Cloverleaf (about 500 feet away); Adath Israel Synagogue (about 500 feet away); St. James Roman Catholic Parish Woodbridge Golden Bears (about 600 feet away); Woodbridge (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Woodbridge.
Also see . . . George Washington's first inauguration. National Archives and Records Administration. (Submitted on January 19, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 19, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 480 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on January 19, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.