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Manalapan Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Monmouth Battlefield

 
 
Monmouth Battlefield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2008
1. Monmouth Battlefield Marker
Inscription.  
Has been designated a
Registered National
Historic Landmark


Under the provisions of the
Historic Sites Act of August 21, 1935
this site possesses exceptional value
in commemorating or illustrating
the history of the United States

U.S. Department of the Interior
National Park Service
1966

 
Erected 1966 by U.S. Department of the Interior - National Park Service.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Notable PlacesWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the National Historic Landmarks series list.
 
Location. 40° 15.824′ N, 74° 19.199′ W. Marker is in Manalapan Township, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is in Monmouth Battlefield State Park, on the Visitor Center building. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Englishtown NJ 07726, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. D’Annae: A French, Swedish-Style 4-pounder (a few steps from this marker); Monmouth Battlefield State Park (within shouting distance
National Historic Landmark Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 21, 2008
2. National Historic Landmark Marker
The marker is at the Visitor Center entrance.
of this marker); General von Steuben (within shouting distance of this marker); Molly Pitcher (within shouting distance of this marker); Combs Hill Cannonade (within shouting distance of this marker); Mary Hays, nicknamed “Molly Pitcher" (approx. 0.2 miles away); Battle at the Parsonage (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hold the Hedgerow! (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Manalapan Township.
 
Also see . . .  The Battle of Monmouth. (Submitted on April 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 5, 2020. It was originally submitted on April 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,239 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 21, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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