Moorestown in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the Smith Mansion and 160 acre farm,
which hosted Lafayette during the American Revolution,
was also raided by Hessian troops.
Presented 19 October 2000
The Rancocas Valley Chapter
National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century
[ Upper Marker: ]
has been placed on the
of Historic Places
by the United States
Department of the Interior
Built 1738 ~ Addition 1766
SR 8/10/73 NR 10/22/76
Erected 2000 by National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century - Rancocas Valley Chapter.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the The Colonial Dames XVII Century, National Society series list.
Location. 39° 57.766′ N, 74° 56.813′ W. Marker is in Moorestown, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on High Street, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Moorestown, N.J. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roberts’ Hall (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of Moore's Tavern (approx. ¼ mile away); Town Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of Cox's Tavern (approx. 0.3 miles away); First Moorestown, New Jersey Friends Meeting House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of the Indian Spring (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Coles Hotel (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moorestown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 18, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 789 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 18, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.