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

Stockton

 
 
Stockton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
1. Stockton Marker
Inscription. Once known as Howell's Ferry. Linked to Pennsylvania by a ferry from the early 1700's. Bridge replaced the ferry circa 1813.
 
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° 24.414′ N, 74° 58.765′ W. Marker is in Stockton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of N. Main Street (New Jersey Route 29) and Stockton - Sergeantsville Road, on the right when traveling south on N. Main Street. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton NJ 08559, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bridge Street (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Belvidere Delaware Railroad (about 700 feet away); Stockton Railroad (about 700 feet away); Centre Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away); Centre Bridge / Delaware and Raritan Canal Feeder (approx. 0.2 miles away); Stockton School (approx. mile away); Stockton Borough School (approx. mile away); Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Stockton.
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels
 
Stockton Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
2. Stockton Marker
Stockton Inn Photo, Click for full size
By Alan Edelson, April 2, 2009
3. Stockton Inn
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 623 times since then and 48 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. 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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