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East Hanover in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Halfway House

 
 
Halfway House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 25, 2010
1. Halfway House Marker
Inscription.
A Revolutionary tavern, owned
by Colonel Ellis Cook, member
of the Morris County Militia.
The tavern derived its name
from Sussex County farmers
who stopped here enroute to
Newark markets.
Morris County Heritage Commission
New Jersey Register of Historic Sites

 
Erected 1976 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 48.101′ N, 74° 21.854′ W. Marker is in East Hanover, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Old Mt Pleasant Avenue. Click for map. Marker is on Old Mt Pleasant Avenue, between Ora Ct. and River Road. Marker is in this post office area: East Hanover NJ 07936, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hanover Presbyterian Church & Unknown Continental Soldiers (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hanover Presbyterian Church (approx. mile away); The First School (approx. mile away); Old Parsonage (approx. 0.3 miles away); Columbia School District No. 5
East Hanover Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 25, 2010
2. East Hanover Marker
(approx. 1.6 miles away); Hedges – Fish Homestead (approx. 2 miles away); Morris County (approx. 2.4 miles away); Whippany Burying Yard (approx. 2.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in East Hanover.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on June 25, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable Buildings
 
Marker on Old Mt Pleasant Ave. image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 25, 2010
3. Marker on Old Mt Pleasant Ave.
Halfway House image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 25, 2010
4. Halfway House
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 962 times since then and 2 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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