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Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mercer County Courthouse

 
 
Mercer County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
1. Mercer County Courthouse Marker
Inscription. Built on Mill Hill. 1839. Named for General Hugh Mercer who fought at Trenton and died in the Battle of Princeton, 1777. Goodyear vs. Day patent case tried here in 1852. Daniel Webster won for Goodyear. The result was a great impetus to local rubber industry.
 
Erected by Mayor’s Citizens Committee, Trenton, N.J.
 
Location. 40° 12.947′ N, 74° 45.736′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of Market Street and South Broad Street, on the left when traveling east on Market Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 209 South Broad Street, Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. House of Alexander Douglass (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Church of the Sacred Heart (about 600 feet away); First High School (about 700 feet away); Third Ward Civic Association (about 800 feet away); Mahlon Stacy’s Grist Mill (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Second Battle of Trenton (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mill Hill Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Washington Crossing the Delaware (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
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Mercer County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 27, 2014
2. Mercer County Courthouse Marker
Mercer County Courthouse Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
3. Mercer County Courthouse Marker
Mercer County Courthouse image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 27, 2014
4. Mercer County Courthouse
 
 
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