Bayonne in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
of the Patriot Army under
General Hugh Mercer
in 1776 in this vicinity.
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The Bayonne Historical Society
Erected 1953 by The Bayonne Historical Society.
Location. 40° 41.538′ N, 74° 6.182′ W. Marker is in Bayonne, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on Kennedy Blvd. south of W 63rd Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bayonne NJ 07002, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stephen R. Gregg / Bayonne Park (approx. 0.9 miles away); Bergen Neck Fort (approx. 0.9 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. one mile away); Volunteers of the Army and Navy (approx. one mile away); First Federated Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Port Jersey Peninsula Preserve (approx. 2.3 miles away); Explosion at Liberty! (was approx. 2.4 miles away but has been reported missing. ); Black Tom Explosion (approx. 2.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bayonne.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 407 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.