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Hamilton Township in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Route of Washington’s March

 
 
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By Gary Nigh, December 2007
1. Route of Washington’s March Marker
Inscription. Route of Washington’s march by night from Trenton to Princeton and victory January 3, 1777

(Adjacent Marker, below original on obelisk): In Memory of all the deceased members of Hamilton Township Post 3525 Veterans of Foreign Wars
 
Erected 1914 by Sons of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 5 of 12.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 14.07′ N, 74° 42.284′ W. Marker is in Hamilton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Touch for map. This marker is next to the Hamilton Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post No. 3525. The building is between Nottingham Way and Christine Avenue. Marker is at or near this postal address: 77 Christine Avenue, Trenton NJ 08619, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 1.7 miles away); Hamilton Square Honor Roll
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By Gary Nigh, December 2007
2. Route of Washington’s March Marker
(approx. 2.3 miles away); World War I Monument (approx. 2.3 miles away); Revolutionary War Site - Shabakunk Creek (approx. 2.4 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 2.5 miles away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. 2.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hamilton Township.
 
More about this marker. This is the fifth in a series of 12 markers between Trenton and Princeton.
 
Also see . . .  Washington's Route from Trenton to Princeton. This virtual tour follows the 12 markers along Washington’s route from Trenton to Princeton in January 1777. (Submitted on December 17, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.) 
 
Additional keywords. Battle of Trenton, Battle of Assunpink
 
Categories. MilitaryNotable EventsNotable PersonsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,388 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 16, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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