Princeton battlefield endangeredBreaking News
The annual list, released Wednesday, includes landmarks believed to be at risk of destruction or irreparable damage.
Should Princeton's Institute for Advanced Study build its approved 15-unit housing development on a portion of the original battlefield, that “would radically alter the integrity of the historic landscape, which has never been built upon, burying or destroying potential archeological resources and dramatically changing the topography of the terrain - an important element of the battle and essential to interpreting the battle today,” according to a statement from the National Trust....
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