Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Route of Washington’s March
Erected 1914 by Sons of the Revolution. (Marker Number 2 of 12.)
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical date for this entry is January 3, 1704.
Location. 40° 12.945′ N, 74° 44.914′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Hamilton Avenue and Chestnut Avenue on Hamilton Avenue. The marker is on a granite obelisk in front of the Bank of America Branch Office. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 360 Hamilton Ave, Trenton NJ 08609, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Catherine Verducci Ford (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Briest (approx. 0.4 miles away); William Potts Sherman (approx. half a mile away); Charles Hewitt (approx. half a mile away); William Borrow (approx. half a mile away); Ira Wells Wood (approx. half a mile away); Capt. James Olden PaxsonWilliam Young (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
More about this marker. This is the second in a series of markers between Trenton and Princeton.
Also see . . . Washington's Route from Trenton to Princeton Virtual Tour by Markers. This virtual tour follows the 12 markers along Washington’s route from Trenton to Princeton in January 1777. (Submitted on December 17, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Additional keywords. Battle of Trenton, Battle of Assunpink
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on December 9, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,339 times since then and 105 times this year. It was the Marker of the Week January 6, 2008. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 9, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.