Inscription. George Washington stayed in this house while his troops camped between White House and New Bromley.
House burned in mid 1960ís.
By Alan Edelson, December 26, 2008
|1. Site of Colonel John Mehelm House Marker|
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the George Washington Slept Here, and the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 38.277′ N, 74° 45.479′ W. Marker is in Oldwick, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on New Bromley Road, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oldwick NJ 08858, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Leake - Stillwell Mills (approx. 0.9 miles away); "From Here They Served" (approx. 1.2 miles away); Rockaway Valley Railroad 1888 (approx. 1.7 miles away); White House Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); Col. John Taylor's Grist Mill (approx. 1.7 miles away); Blue Star Highway (approx. 1.7 miles away); Potterstown (approx. 2.1 miles away); Taylor's Mill Historic District (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Oldwick.
Credits. This page originally submitted on March 3, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,140 times since then. Photo 1. submitted on March 3, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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