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Berkely Heights in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Peppertown Park

 
 
Peppertown Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 21, 2009
1. Peppertown Park Marker
Inscription. Honoring the early farming community of Berkely Heights, known as Peppertown, and famous for its pepper crops. This park was the site of the Petrone family farm.
 
Erected 2000.
 
Location. 40° 40.968′ N, 74° 26.51′ W. Marker is in Berkely Heights, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on Plainfield Avenue, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Berkeley Heights NJ 07922, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A Time To Pause And Remember (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); New Providence United Methodist Cemetery & Memorial Garden (approx. 2.1 miles away); Bey's Boxing Camp (approx. 2.3 miles away); New Providence Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 2.4 miles away); The Country’s Roll of Honor (approx. 2.5 miles away); Tower of Remembrance (approx. 2.5 miles away); New Providence 9-11 Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Village of Sterling (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
Peppertown Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 21, 2009
2. Peppertown Park Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 733 times since then and 21 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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