West Paterson in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington as a lookout
while quartered at the
Dey Mansion. October 1780
Rifle Corps camped in
Sept 28, 2008
Erected 2008 by National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Claverack Chapter.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. Marker is missing. It was located near 40° 53.276′ N, 74° 11.207′ W. Marker was in West Paterson, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker was on Rifle Camp Road, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located in Rifle Camp Park in West Paterson. Touch for map. Marker was in this post office area: Little Falls NJ 07424, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this location, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Washington’s Lookout (within shouting distance of this marker); Martin Luther King, Jr. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Great Notch Watchung Ridge (approx. 1.1 miles away); Purple Heart Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); American Encampment (approx. 1.7 miles away); Rogers Millwright Shop (approx. 1.7 miles away); Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume (approx. 1.7 miles away).
More about this marker. Passaic County recently installed six new historic markers. One of these new markers was placed here, replacing this marker.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 991 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 20, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.