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The British are coming! This weekend! To Haddonfield!

Parts of Haddonfield will be closed to parking and traffic for a period Saturday as part of a re-enactment of the 235th anniversary of the British occupation of Haddonfield during the Revolutionary War.

DSC_0053The battle itself will take place from about 1 to 1:30 p.m. when members of the 2nd Pennsylvania Regiment, encamped at the headquarters of the Historical Society of Haddonfield at 343 Kings Highway,¬†will march down Kings Highway and encounter the 1st New Jersey Volunteers — who will be acting as a Loyalist unit of the British Army based at the historic Indian King Tavern, 233 Kings Highway.

In addition to the battle, attendees will have a chance to meet and speak with the re-enactors at their camps from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Kings Highway will be closed to parking from Haddon Avenue to Grove Street from 7 a.m. until approximately 2 p.m. Saturday. This same area will be closed to traffic from about 12:50 p.m. until 1:40 p.m., according to NJ.com.

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This entry was posted on May 31, 2013 by in Events, Region and tagged , , .
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