“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Flemington in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)


Bonetown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Cornell, August 2009
1. Bonetown Marker
Inscription. A neighborhood south of Croton. Got its name through legend of a chicken stealing family that lived there. When forced to move "Great" piles of chicken bones remained at this site.
Erected by Raritan Township Local Historic Committee.
Location. 40° 29.998′ N, 74° 53.663′ W. Marker is near Flemington, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Bonetown Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Flemington NJ 08822, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Raritan Township 9-11 Memorial Clock (approx. 1.2 miles away); Raritan Township Vietnam Veterans (approx. 1.2 miles away); Historic Woodlot (approx. 1.2 miles away); Kase Homestead (approx. 1.3 miles away); Hardscrabble Hill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Uplands (approx. 1.3 miles away); Buchanan's Tavern (approx. 1.3 miles away); Copper Ore (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Flemington.
Categories. Notable PlacesSettlements & Settlers
Bonetown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Steve Cornell
2. Bonetown Marker
Credits. This page originally submitted on . This page has been viewed 911 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Steve Cornell of Raritan Township, New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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