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Millington in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Morris County

 
 
Morris County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 21, 2009
1. Morris County Marker
Inscription. Founded 1739. George Washington and Continental Army encamped here, 1777, and 1779-1780. Major iron-producing center in the nation during the 19th century.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.889′ N, 74° 31.776′ W. Marker is in Millington, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Valley Road and River Road, on the right when traveling east on Valley Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Millington NJ 07946, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kennedy-Martin-Stelle Farmstead (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Kennedy-Martin-Stelle Farmstead (approx. half a mile away); a different marker also named Kennedy-Martin-Stelle Farmstead (approx. 0.6 miles away); Frederick W. Schmidt (approx. mile away); Millington Schoolhouse #74 (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lyons Station (approx. 1.7 miles away); Signal Beacon #11 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Bernards Township War Memorial (approx. 1.9 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Morris County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 21, 2009
2. Morris County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 684 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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