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Hasbrouck Heights in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Polifly Road

 
 
Polifly Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
1. Polifly Road Marker
Inscription. Polifly Road, this park’s easterly line, was the first public road on Polifly Ridge, from Rutherford to Hackensack. It was projected in 1682 by Capt. John Berry, then Highway Commissioner, and was laid out in March, 1707.

Hasbrouck Heights was part of the 11,500 acres purchased in 1669 by Capt. Berry from Gov. Carteret and the Indians of this region.
 
Erected 1937 by Lions Club.
 
Location. 40° 51.151′ N, 74° 4.667′ W. Marker is in Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Terrace Avenue and Main Street, on the right when traveling south on Terrace Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hasbrouck Heights NJ 07604, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roll of Honor (approx. 0.2 miles away); Honor Roll World War (approx. 0.4 miles away); Veterans Walk of Freedom (approx. 0.4 miles away); Wood Ridge Veterans Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Brinkerhoff House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Teterboro Airport (approx. ¾ mile away); Clinton and Gore (approx. 1.2 miles away); General Casimir Pulaski (approx. 1.7 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraRoads & Vehicles
 
Marker in Hasbrouck Heights image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
2. Marker in Hasbrouck Heights
The marker is mounted on a millstone.
Marker on Terrace Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
3. Marker on Terrace Avenue
Polifly Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 19, 2010
4. Polifly Road Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 801 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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