Somerville in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown
Erected by Gen. Frelinghuysen Chapter D.A.R.
Erected by Daughers of the American Revolution.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1777.
Location. 40° 33.992′ N, 74° 36.475′ W. Marker is in Somerville, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamilton Street and E Main Street on Hamilton Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Somerville NJ 08876, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Somerset Hotel (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); a different marker also named Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown (about 700 feet away); National Guard Armory (about 800 feet away); Fourth New Jersey Infantry Appreciation to Somerville (approx. 0.2 miles away); Somerset County Court House Green (approx. 0.2 miles away); World War I Memorial (approx. Somerset County 9/11 Memorial and Clock Tower (approx. ¼ mile away); Former Second National Bank (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Somerville.
More about this marker. This is one of a series of markers placed by the DAR indicating Washington’s route from the Battle of Princeton to the encampment in Morristown.
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 28, 2017. It was originally submitted on July 27, 2017, by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 133 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 27, 2017, by Somerset County Library Staff of Bridgewater, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.