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Barbertown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Barbertown

 
 
Barbertown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 12, 2010
1. Barbertown Marker
Inscription. Once Charlestown and Larisonville; renamed by 1859 after early resident. An 1823 tavern, blacksmith shop & several stores formed the town's business core.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 29.076′ N, 75° 1.621′ W. Marker is in Barbertown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Kingwood Road (County Road 519) 0.1 miles south of Barbertown - Point Breeze Road, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frenchtown NJ 08825, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kingwood Tavern (approx. one mile away); Kingwood Township Veterans Monument (approx. 1.7 miles away); Golden Pheasant Inn (approx. 2.3 miles away in Pennsylvania); Kingwood Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2.4 miles away); Treasure Island Reservation (approx. 2.4 miles away in Pennsylvania); John J. Stover House (approx. 2.6 miles away in Pennsylvania); Baptistown (approx. 2.8 miles away); Old School Baptist Church (approx. 3 miles away).
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Barbertown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 12, 2010
2. Barbertown Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 626 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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