Morristown in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Upper Redoubt
Erected by Morristown National Historical Park.
Location. 40° 47.646′ N, 74° 29.272′ W. Marker is in Morristown, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker can be reached from Chestnut Street, on the left when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in Morristown National Historical Park, in the Fort Nonsense section, off Chestnut Street. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morristown (a few steps from this marker); The Lay of the Land (a few steps from this marker); Fort Nonsense (within shouting distance of this marker); Iron (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Fort Nonsense (within The Alarm Beacon (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Chain of Signal Beacons (about 300 feet away); Mt. Kemble Home (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morristown.
More about this marker. The left side of the marker features a Continental soldier and a cannon. The right side has a sketch of the redoubt with the caption "Drawing adapted from 1939 archaeological map."
Also see . . . Fort Nonsense. Morristown National Historical Park. (Submitted on April 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Forts, Castles • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 901 times since then and 17 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 29, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.