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Three Bridges in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

South Branch Of The Central R.R.

 
 
South Branch Of The Central R.R. Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, February 25, 2009
1. South Branch Of The Central R.R. Marker
Inscription. Arrival in 1864 spawned the town of Three Bridges. Huge quantities of livestock and meats were shipped from here. Passenger service ended 1953. Station dismantled in 1955.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 31.128′ N, 74° 48.016′ W. Marker is in Three Bridges, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and South Street, on the right when traveling north on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Three Bridges NJ 08887, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stagecoach Stop (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Three Bridges (about 400 feet away); The Province Line (approx. 0.3 miles away); Van Fleet's Corner School (approx. half a mile away); Mattisons Corner (approx. mile away); South Branch Historic District (approx. 1.1 miles away); Poor Farm (approx. 1.4 miles away); a different marker also named South Branch Historic District (approx. 1.6 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Three Bridges.
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 656 times since then and 64 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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