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Near Hedding in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Kinkora Branch Railroad

 
 
Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
1. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Inscription. Running from the Delaware River to New Lisbon, the historic Kinkora Branch RR carried produce in the 1800s. Later it was used to transport troops to Camp Dix during WW I and Fort Dix during WW II.
 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Location. 40° 6.946′ N, 74° 45.595′ W. Marker is near Hedding, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on U.S. 130 0.4 miles south of Kinkora Road (County Route 678), on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Duplicate marker on southbound side of US 130. They are located in Mansfield Township. Marker is in this post office area: Bordentown NJ 08505, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Roebling Roll of Honor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chain placed across the street (approx. 0.7 miles away); Roebling Inn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Roebling Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Main Cable (approx. 0.9 miles away); Roebling Auditorium (approx. one mile away); Roebling Ball Park (approx. 1.2 miles away); William Best (approx. 1.4 miles away in Pennsylvania).
 
Also see . . .  South Jersey Rail. (Submitted on August 14, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRailroads & StreetcarsWar, World IWar, World II
 
Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
2. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Northbound side of US 130
Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
3. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Southbound side of US 130
Present day Kinkora Branch Railroad image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
4. Present day Kinkora Branch Railroad
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,066 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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