Continental Army Campsite (center column) in Passaic

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.

Units
General Benjamin Lincoln with Colonel Alexander Scammell’s Light Infantry and the First New York Regiment
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Direction
Destination
north
Springfield, New Jersey and Yorktown, Virginia
Latitude
Longitude
40.83811074
-74.12719891
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City
State
Passaic
NJ
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