Leonia in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
General Nathaniel Greene
during a portion of the period when he was commandant at Fort Lee in the summer and fall of 1776.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1776.
Location. 40° 51.829′ N, 73° 59.563′ W. Marker is in Leonia, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Grand Avenue (County Route 93) south of Fort Lee Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leonia NJ 07605, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cole – Allaire – Boyd House (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); George Washington Memorial Monument (about 600 feet away); Continental Army Encampment (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dutch Reformed Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Civil War Armory and Drill Hall (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leonia Patent (approx. 0.6 miles away); Leonia Tract (approx. 0.7 miles away); March to Trenton (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Leonia.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 811 times since then and 38 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.