The Battle of Monmouth
— 28 June 1778. 12:45 PM - 1:00 PM —"Riding like a New Market Jockey," British Commander-in-chief, Sir Henry Clinton rushed his men forward hoping to crush the Continental advance force against Spotswood Middle Brook. If he could destroy the Continental Army, he might win the war and promotion.
|Placed By||NJ Department of Environmental Protection – Division of Parks & Forestry|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Sunday, September 7th, 2014 at 5:31am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 558575 N 4457873|
|Decimal Degrees||40.26928333, -74.31106667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 40° 16.157', W 74° 18.664'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||40° 16' 9.42" N, 74° 18' 39.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||732, 848, 908|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 16 History Hike (Monmouth Battlefield), Manalapan Township NJ 07726, US|
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