Near Bernardsville in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The New Jersey Brigade
Morristown National Historical Park
The brigade camped here during the winter of 1779-1780. The trail – 20 minutes – passes some remains of the camp.
Erected by Morristown National Historical Park.
Location. 40° 44.638′ N, 74° 33.837′ W. Marker is near Bernardsville, New Jersey, in Morris County. Touch for map. Marker is in the New Jersey Brigade Unit of the Morristown National Historical Park, along a hiking trail. Marker is in this post office area: Mendham NJ 07945, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Revolutionary Winter ( here, next to this marker); A Warm Fire ( within shouting distance of this marker); A Trash Pit ( about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); RHIP ( about 400 feet away); A Haven From Everyday Life ( approx. ¼ mile away); New Jersey 7th Brigade ( approx. 0.3 miles away); William Childs ( approx. 1.4 miles away); “George” 2001 ( approx. 1.5 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bernardsville.
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Also see . . . Morristown National Historical Park. National Park Service. (Submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Military • Notable Places • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,246 times since then and 57 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.