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Oxford in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Shippen Manor

1754

 
 
Shippen Manor Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
1. Shippen Manor Marker
Inscription. Built by Joseph and Wm. Shippen, owners of Oxford Furnace. Served as iron company residence for 200 years. A state and national historic site.
 
Location. 40° 48.249′ N, 74° 59.846′ W. Marker is in Oxford, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Belvidere Avenue near Washington Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford NJ 07863, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. A different marker also named Shippen Manor (here, next to this marker); Grist Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Oxford Furnace (within shouting distance of this marker); Oxford Furnace #1 (within shouting distance of this marker); Foundry (within shouting distance of this marker); Company Store (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oxford Furnace Memorial (about 600 feet away); Oxford House / Wall Street (about 600 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Oxford.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Sites of Warren County. (Submitted on June 30, 2009.)
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNotable Places
 
Shippen Manor image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
2. Shippen Manor
Shippen Manor image. Click for full size.
By Art Charlton, April 13, 2006
3. Shippen Manor
Shippen Manor image. Click for full size.
By Art Charlton, October 24, 2009
4. Shippen Manor
Shippen Manor image. Click for full size.
By Art Charlton, October 24, 2009
5. Shippen Manor
Shippen Manor in the background, the now-vanished Company Store in front of it.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 567 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Art Charlton of Easton, Pennsylvania. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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