Weehawken in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Weehawken Dueling Grounds
1700's – 1840's
Dedicated on July 11, 2004, the 200th Anniversary of the Hamilton-Burr Duel.
Location. 40° 46.2′ N, 74° 1.032′ W. Marker is in Weehawken, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on Hamilton Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Weehawken NJ 07086, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Death Rock of Alexander Hamilton ( here, next to this marker); The Hamilton-Burr Duel ( here, next to this marker); Highwood ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Weehawken Korea and Vietnam Memorial ( approx. 0.2 miles away); Eldorado Amusement Park Weehawken: Gateway to New York ( approx. half a mile away); Pietro di Donato ( approx. 0.7 miles away); Grumman F-14 Tomcat ( approx. one mile away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Weehawken.
Also see . . .
1. Duel At Dawn, 1804. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
2. Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr's Duel. American Experience. (Submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 5,963 times since then and 169 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on April 25, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page.