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

Cherry Hill Black Cemetery

 
 
Cherry Hill Black Cemetery Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 25, 2009
1. Cherry Hill Black Cemetery Marker
Inscription. A colonial & early American cemetery for Blacks, free and slave, lies up to the rear of the church.
 
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° 34.069′ N, 74° 44.092′ W. Marker is in Readington, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Readington Road, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Readington NJ 08870, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Readington Church (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Adrian Lane's Grist Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); Branchburg Veterans Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away); Bodine - Carkhuff House (approx. 2 miles away); South Branch School (approx. 2.3 miles away); Centerville (approx. 2.3 miles away); Whitehouse Veterans Monument (approx. 3.1 miles away); Opie/River Road Bridge (approx. 3.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Readington.
 
Categories. African AmericansCemeteries & Burial Sites
 
 
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