The Thomas Clarke House was built in 1772. This is the place were General Hugh Mercer died 9 days after being wounded in the Princeton Battle under an oak tree (per legend).
Clarke House has been setup as a Museum with artifacts that have been found on the grounds and in the general area of the Battlefield.
Back of Clarke House
Original front of the Clarke House
This photo was reportedly made by a solider that actually fought in the Revolutionary War.
Canons-There were found on the Battlefield
Musket balls and bomb/explosives (ones with the holes).
Some of the guns that were used in the battle. Not sure if they are the actual guns or not.
The Mercer Oak
This is the location where General Hugh Mercer was shot per legend. The original tree collapsed of old age in March of 2000. In 2001 an acorn was planted next the location of the original tree.
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