Alpine in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Old Alpine Trail
The Old Alpine Trail
the British troops who
first appeared in the
State of New Jersey
on the stormy night
of Nov. 18, 1776 in the
unsuccessful effort of
Cornwallis to intercept
Washington on his way
Erected 1928 by Polly Wyckoff Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 56.831′ N, 73° 55.135′ W. Marker is in Alpine, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from Alpine Approach Road. Touch for map. Marker is in the Palisades Interstate Park at the end of the Alpine Approach Road, north of the Alpine Boat Basin. Marker is in this post office area: Alpine NJ 07620, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cornwallis Headquarters (here, next to this marker); Untangling Folklore from Fact (a few steps from this marker); Along the Palisades Riverfront (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Closter Dock Road (approx. 0.4 Benjamin P. Westervelt Homesite (approx. 2 miles away); Huylerís Landing Road (approx. 2.1 miles away); Capít John Huylerís Farm (approx. 2.1 miles away); Douwe Talema (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Alpine.
Also see . . .
1. On His Lordship's Mysterious Ascent. (Submitted on April 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. The Kearney House. (Submitted on April 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 30, 2018. This page originally submitted on April 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,790 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 8, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 7, 8. submitted on April 30, 2018, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.