Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Route of Washington’s March
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 4 of 12.)
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & Vehicles • War, 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° 13.825′ N, 74° 42.526′ W. Marker is in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on Klockner Road, 0.1 miles north of Hamilton Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08619, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 0.4 miles away); 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. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. Catherine Verducci Ford (approx. 2.3 miles away); Revolutionary War Site (approx. 2.4 miles away); Hamilton Square Honor Roll (approx. 2½ miles away); World War I Monument (approx. 2½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton Township.
More about this marker. This is the fourth in a series of 12 markers between Trenton and Princeton.
Additional keywords. Battle of Trenton, Battle of Assunpink
Credits. This page was last revised on November 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,631 times since then and 45 times this year. Photos: 1. submitted on December 24, 2010, by Robert C. Goodyear of Warminster, Pennsylvania. 2. submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.