Continental Army Campsite (right column) in Chatham

Continental Army troops under General Washington camped here in August 1781 in anticipation of the march to Trenton and Yorktown.

Units
General Washington and Colonel John Lamb’s Second Continental Artillery Regiment and the Second New York Regiment after August 28, 1781
Date
Direction
Destination
north
Encamped in Chatham, New Jersey
Latitude
Longitude
40.739326
-74.376023
Address
Zipcode
100 Main St.
7928
City
State
Chatham
NJ
Phone Number