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Princeton 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
 
Erected 1914 by Sons of the American Revolution. (Marker Number 11 of 12.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Sons of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 19.33′ N, 74° 40.856′ W. Marker is in Princeton Township, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on Quaker Road, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. This marker is next to a farm road on the Updike Farmstead which is run by the Historical Society of Princeton. Marker is at or near this postal address: 354 Quaker Road, Princeton NJ 08540, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Richard Stockton (approx. 0.4 miles away); Stony Brook Meeting House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Welcome to the Institute Lands (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Route of Washington’s March (approx. half a mile away); The British Occupation of New Jersey (approx. 0.6 miles away); From Trenton to Princeton (approx. 0.6 miles away); Thomas Clarke House (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Hugh Mercer (approx. 0.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton Township.
 
More about this marker.
Route of Washington’s March Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
2. Route of Washington’s March Marker
This is the eleventh 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. Notable 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 1,267 times since then and 44 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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