Continental Army Campsite (center column) in Passaic
Units: General Benjamin Lincoln with Colonel Alexander Scammell's Light Infantry and the First New York Regiment
Destination: Springfield, New Jersey and Yorktown, Virginia
Date: August 26/27, 1781
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The Center Column of the Continental Army under General Benjamin Lincoln camped here on August 26/27, 1781. The campsite was “two miles below Acquakenach Bridge” i.e. Passaic.