Benardsville in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown
with his army
retired to Morristown
after his victory
January – 1777
Erected by the
Erected by Daughters of the American Revolution.
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
Location. 40° 43.118′ N, 74° 34.111′ W. Marker is in Benardsville, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is on Morristown Road (U.S. 202), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bernardsville NJ 07924, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bernardsville Fire Company (approx. 0.4 miles away); Bernardsville War Memorials (approx. half a mile away); Bernards Township 9-11 Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Brick Academy (approx. 1.3 miles away); Basking Ridge (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bernards Township War Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); Early Church (approx. 1.3 miles away); Basking Ridge Presbyterian Church Graveyard (approx. 1.3 miles away).
More about this marker. This is one of a series
Related markers. Click here for a list of markers that are related to this marker.
A list of markers along the route Washington’s Army took from Princeton to Morristown. It's best to study them in the order shown.
Also see . . . New Jersey During the Revolution. Website that details the Revolutionary War in New Jersey. Included are the Battle of Princeton and the encampments at Morristown. (Submitted on July 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Events • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 933 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 6, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.