Princeton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown
with his army
retired to Morristown
after his victory
January – 1777
Erected by the
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Location. 40° 21.019′ N, 74° 39.41′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Nassau Street (New Jersey Route 27) and Washington Road (County Route 526), on the right when traveling north on Nassau Street. Touch for map. Marker is located on the campus of Princeton University. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton NJ 08542, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bainbridge House (within shouting distance of this marker); John Witherspoon (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Joseph Henry House (about 700 feet away); 250th Anniversary of Princeton University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Princeton Speech (approx. 0.2 miles away); Princeton University (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nassau Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The President’s House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
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A list of markers along the route Washington’s Army took from Princeton to Morristown. It's best to study them in the order shown.
Also see . . . New Jersey During the Revolution. Website that details the Revolutionary War in New Jersey. Included are the Battle of Princeton and the encampments at Morristown. (Submitted on January 1, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 1, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 428 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.