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Haddonfield in Camden County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Historic Haddonfield

 
 
Historic Haddonfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 28, 2010
1. Historic Haddonfield Marker
Inscription. Oct. 21, 1777, Col. Von Donop camped here before the Battle of Red Bank. Gen. Wayne and Col. Ellis foraged nearby in Feb., 1778, but left on the approach of Maj. Simcoe. June, 1778, the British under Clinton and Knyphausen camped here en route to Monmouth.
 
Erected by The New Jersey Commission on Historic Sites.
 
Location. 39° 54.044′ N, 75° 1.645′ W. Marker is in Haddonfield, New Jersey, in Camden County. Marker is at the intersection of Kings Highway (New Jersey Route 41) and Kings Lane, on the right when traveling south on Kings Highway. Touch for map. Marker is on a structure behind Greenfield Hall, on Kings Highway between Evergreen Lane and Roberts Avenue. Marker is in this post office area: Haddonfield NJ 08033, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Hessian Army during the Revolutionary War (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Alfred Eastlack Driscoll (about 600 feet away); Indian King Tavern State Historic Site (NR) (approx. 0.2 miles away); Indian King Tavern (approx. 0.2 miles away); Guard House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Grove School
Marker in Haddonfield image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 28, 2010
2. Marker in Haddonfield
(approx. mile away); Reeves-Glover House (approx. mile away); Ye Kings Highway (approx. mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Haddonfield.
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Historic Haddonfield Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 28, 2010
3. Historic Haddonfield Marker
The marker can be seen here above the door. This photo was taken from the intersection of Kings Lane and Kings Highway.
Greenfield Hall 1841 image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, March 28, 2010
4. Greenfield Hall 1841
Greenfield Hall serves as the headquarters for the Historical Society of Haddonfield. The marker is on a structure located just behind this building.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 28, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 758 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 28, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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