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 7 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, 1863.
Location. 40° 15.829′ N, 74° 40.548′ W. Marker is in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on Youngs Road, 0.1 miles west of Quakerbridge Road, on the right when traveling east. 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. 0.9 miles away); Mercer County Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); Hamilton Square Honor Roll (approx. 2½ miles away); World War I MonumentRoute of Washington’s March (approx. 2½ miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 2.7 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton Township.
More about this marker. This is the seventh 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 12, 2021. It was originally submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,489 times since then and 56 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.