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Doylestown in Bucks County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

General George Washington

 
 
General George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 8, 2018
1. General George Washington Marker
Inscription.

enroute from
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania to
Monmouth, New Jersey,
spent the night of June 19-1778 at the
farm house directly back of this marker.
The Continental Army encamped along
the road and billeted in the village of
Doylestown

Erected June 19, 1933


 
Erected 1933 by Bucks County Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the George Washington Slept Here marker series.
 
Location. 40° 18.767′ N, 75° 6.708′ W. Marker is in Doylestown, Pennsylvania, in Bucks County. Marker is at the intersection of State Street (Business U.S. 202) and Orchard Street, on the left when traveling east on State Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Doylestown PA 18901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oscar Hammerstein II (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); W. Atlee Burpee (approx. 0.7 miles away); Casimir A. Sienkiewicz (approx. 0.8 miles away); Bucks County Jail (approx. 0.8 miles away); Corporate Business Partner Entrance Courtyard and W.B.U.X. Sculpture Garden
General George Washington Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 8, 2018
2. General George Washington Marker
Looking west along State Street
(approx. 0.8 miles away); Last Hanging (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Site (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Museum (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Doylestown.
 
Categories. Man-Made FeaturesPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 9, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 9, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 62 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 9, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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