The Battle of Petticoat Bridge 247th Anniversary
1871 Jacksonville Jobstown Rd
Columbus, NJ 08022
The Rev War Alliance of Burlington County, in partnership with the Burlington County Commissioners, are proud to present FREE to the public a reenactment of the Revolutionary War skirmish at Petticoat Bridge. Join us for three hours of history that will include original artifacts on display, lectures by historians, a living eighteenth century encampment, and artillery demonstrations with real cannon. At 12pm, experience a full-scale battle reenactment with members of the 2nd PA/43rd Regiment of Foot, the 42nd Royal Highlander Regiment and the Hessian Jäger Corps.
On-site parking is free. There will be outdoor bathrooms available to the public as well as hot food, t-shirts, original maps and other historical memorabilia for purchase.
Please note, this event is weather permitting. There is no makeup date. Please follow updates from the Rev War Alliance at revwaralliance.org.