Mandeville Farm Encampment Site

Mandeville Farm Encampment Site (HM16PK)

Location: Pequannock Township, NJ 07444 Morris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 57.641', W 74° 17.719'

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? ? ? ? ? King Louis XVI's French Army under the command of General Count de Rochambeau camped here on the Mandeville Farm in August 1781.
? ? ? ? ? The troops were marching from Rhode Island to join General Washington and the Continental Army prior to the crucial Battle of Yorktown in Virginia.

Placed by
Hester Schuyler
Colfax Chapter DAR

Yorktown Bicentennial 1981
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HM NumberHM16PK
Series This marker is part of the Daughters of the American Revolution series
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Year Placed1981
Placed ByDaughters of the American Revolution - Hester Schuyler Colfax Chapter
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 6:36am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 559300 N 4534631
Decimal Degrees40.96068333, -74.29531667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 57.641', W 74° 17.719'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 57' 38.46" N, 74° 17' 43.14" W
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Area Code(s)973
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 493 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Pequannock Township NJ 07444, US
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