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Mileage & Schedule - Battlefield Reenactment

The following schedule is a rough estimate of the mileage and time expected walking and touring some of the main historical milestones along the way. Those noted are of particular interest and may offer a guided discussion of historical significance. The historical perspective ranges from the relvolutionary times to the current period.

Place Time
Miles
Cum. Miles
Avg speed
Time (hrs)
Cum. Time
Metuchen Train Station (arrival, registration, briefing) 8:00 AM 0 0      
Start - Metuchen Train Station 8:30 AM 0 0 0.00 0:30 0:30
Asbrook Reservation (1776 Raritan Road) Battlefield Site - battle discussion,and walk of trails and battlefield 11:00 AM 6 6 2.40 2:30 3:00
Oak Ridge Park (136 Oak Ridge Rd, Clark) - Union county park with open battlefield area..
Reception of Union County Parks with program of Brigade reenactors
1:00 PM 3 9 1.30 2:00 5:00
Reenactment Program (136 Oak Ridge Rd, Clark) interact with various programs inlcuding battle reenactment 2:00 - 3:00. 3:00 PM NA 9 NA 2:00 7:00
TOTALS   9 9 NA   7:00

Recommended Return Metropark - 3-miles
Walk to Metropark train station via roads.

NOTE: Another optional return walk would be to Fanwood or Westfield train stations - add another mile.

4:30:00 PM 3 12 3.50 1:30 8:30
TOTALS   12      
           8:30

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