The Battle of Monmouth
— 28 June 1778, 12:30 PM —Seeking to avoid a bloody battle with the approaching British, Washington selected this strong defensive position. Here, a circle of brooks and swamps protected the Continental troops.
|Placed By||NJ Department of Environmental Protection – Division of Parks & Forestry|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 11:49pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 558207 N 4459071|
|Decimal Degrees||40.28010000, -74.31528333|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 16.806', W 74° 18.917'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 16' 48.36" N, 74° 18' 55.02" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||732, 848, 908|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1199 History Hike (Monmouth Battlefield), Manalapan Township NJ 07726, US|
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