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

Rose City

 
 
Rose City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, July 12, 2010
1. Rose City Marker
Inscription. Rose culture in this area began in 1856. Largest greenhouse "range" built in 1880. Madison became known as "The Rose City"
 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Location. 40° 46.428′ N, 74° 26.42′ W. Marker is in Madison, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Madison Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NJ 07940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Florham 1893-1955 (within shouting distance of this marker); Boisaubin House (approx. 0.4 miles away); Alnwick Hall (approx. 0.7 miles away); Francis Asbury (approx. 1.1 miles away); Mead Hall (approx. 1.1 miles away); Washington’s Route from Princeton to Morristown (approx. 1.2 miles away); Morris Township Veterans Monument (approx. 1.3 miles away); Morris Township 9-11 Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Madison.
 
Categories. Agriculture
 
Rose City Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, July 12, 2010
2. Rose City Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 449 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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