Harding in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Morristown National Historical Park
But officers and men worked together to build the huts and the soldiers’ huts were built first. Some officers were still in tents as late as February.
After two centuries only the hearths remain. Decay took the hut, and archeologists have the few artifacts that were found for study and preservation.
Erected by Morristown National Historical Park, National Park Service.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable Events • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 40° 44.593′ N, 74° 33.788′ W. Marker is in Harding, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker can be reached from Jockey Hollow Road, on the right when traveling south. Marker is in the New Jersey Brigade Unit of the Morristown National Historical Park, along a hiking trail. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as A Trash Pit (within shouting distance of this marker); A Warm Fire (within shouting distance of this marker); A Revolutionary Winter (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); The New Jersey Brigade (about 400 feet away); New Jersey 7th Brigade (approx. ¼ mile away); A Haven From Everyday Life (approx. ¼ mile away); William Childs (approx. 1.3 miles away); “George” 2001 (approx. 1.4 miles away).
More about this marker. The right of the marker contains a picture of a Continental officer in the doorway, being saluted by a soldier.
Also see . . . Morristown National Historical Park. National Park Service website. (Submitted on October 5, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on October 5, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 790 times since then and 20 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on October 5, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.