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

Battle of Princeton

 
 
Battle of Princeton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
1. Battle of Princeton Marker
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Location. 40° 20.759′ N, 74° 39.641′ W. Marker is in Princeton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker can be reached from University Place, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the east side of Henry Hall at Princeton University. Marker is in this post office area: Princeton NJ 08540, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Washington’s Crossing (within shouting distance of this marker); M. Hartley Dodge, Jr. (within shouting distance of this marker); Walter Cope, FAIA & John Stewardson, FAIA (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Princeton WW2 Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Reunion Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nathaniel Fitz Randolph (approx. 0.2 miles away); Nassau Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Princeton University (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Princeton.
 
More about this marker. The plaque consists of a bas relief image of Gen. George Washington leading his troops during the Battle of Princeton.
 
Also see . . .  Battle of Princeton. (Submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Battle of Princeton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
2. Battle of Princeton Marker

 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Marker at Princeton University image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
3. Marker at Princeton University
Marker on Henry Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 3, 2013
4. Marker on Henry Hall
The marker can be seen here on the east side of Henry Hall at Princeton University.
Nassau Hall image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 1, 2013
5. Nassau Hall
A portion of the Battle of Princeton was fought on the grounds of Princeton University. Nassau Hall, seen here, still bears scars from American artillery.
Battle of Princeton image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 6, 2013
6. Battle of Princeton
British Troops are seen here during a reenactment on the Princeton Battlefield.
Battle of Princeton Reenactment image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 6, 2013
7. Battle of Princeton Reenactment
Gen. George Washington and his Life Guard (seen at left) observe the fighting on the Princeton Battlefield.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 557 times since then and 84 times this year. This page was the Marker of the Week December 29, 2013. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on April 3, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.   6, 7. submitted on April 6, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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