Weehawken in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Weehawken Dueling Grounds
1700's – 1840's
Dedicated on July 11, 2004, the 200th Anniversary of the Hamilton-Burr Duel.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. A significant historical month for this entry is July 2004.
Location. 40° 46.2′ N, 74° 1.032′ W. Marker is in Weehawken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on Hamilton Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weehawken NJ 07086, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Death Rock of Alexander Hamilton (here, next to this marker); The Hamilton-Burr Duel (here, next to this marker); Highwood (about Weehawken Korea and Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Eldorado Amusement Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Weehawken: Gateway to New York (approx. half a mile away); Pietro di Donato (approx. 0.7 miles away); North Bergen World War I Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weehawken.
Also see . . .
1. Duel At Dawn, 1804. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
2. Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr's Duel. American Experience. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2018. It was originally submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 6,824 times since then and 257 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. 4. submitted on December 18, 2018, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.