Finesville in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
In 1778, 60 cavalry horses belonging to the Continental Army were wintered here and "returned in spring in excellent condition".
Before the revolution, Edward began digging the millrace here. It is 8/10 mile long and once powered a sawmill and the gristmill that became the Reigel Paper Co.
Erected by Pohatcong Township Historic Preservation Commission.
Location. 40° 35.975′ N, 75° 10.803′ W. Marker is in Finesville, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Regelsville - Warren Glen Road, on the left when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Phillipsburg NJ 08865, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Riegelsville Historic District (approx. half a mile away); Finesville Dam (approx. 0.6 miles away); Finesville (approx. 0.7 miles away); Riegelsville Roebling Bridge (approx. ¾ mile away in Pennsylvania); Mid-Atlantic Highlands (approx. 0.8 miles away in Pennsylvania); Riegelsville Mt. Joy (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Riegelsville Academy and Public Library (approx. 0.9 miles away in Pennsylvania). Click for a list of all markers in Finesville.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • Settlements & Settlers •
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