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Route of Washington’s March

 
 
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By Gary Nigh, December 2007
1. Route of Washington’s March Marker
Inscription.  Route of Washington’s march by night from Trenton to Princeton and victory January 3, 1777
 
Erected 1914 by Sons of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 3 of 12.)
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the Sons of the American Revolution series list. A significant historical date for this entry is January 3, 1777.
 
Location. 40° 13.68′ N, 74° 43.119′ W. Marker is in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from Hamilton Ave. This marker is on a service road in the middle of Greenwood Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1800 Hamilton Ave, Trenton NJ 08619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 1.8 miles away); Catherine Verducci Ford (approx.
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By Gary Nigh, December 14, 2007
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1.8 miles away); William Young (approx. 2 miles away); Ira Wells Wood (approx. 2 miles away); John Briest (approx. 2 miles away); Mercer Cemetery at Trenton (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton Township.
 
More about this marker. This is the third in a series of 12 markers between Trenton and Princeton.
 
Also see . . .  Washington's Route from Trenton to Princeton. These 12 markers trace Washington’s march from Trenton to Princeton and victory January 3, 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 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,062 times since then and 73 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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