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Trenton YMCA

 
 
Trenton YMCA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
1. Trenton YMCA Marker
Inscription. Founded in 1856, the Trenton YMCA was initially located in homes and public buildings throughout the city. In 1892, with volunteer leadership and total community support, the YMCA built their first consolidated facility on this site. By 1916, the need for a newer, larger building was evident and it was built at 2 South Clinton Avenue in 1921.
 
Erected 1992 by Kiwanis Club of Trenton.
 
Location. 40° 13.208′ N, 74° 45.768′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on East State Street just from South Montgomery Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Churchyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. John Rosbrugh (within shouting distance of this marker); Old City Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Taylor Opera House (about 400 feet away); British Light Dragoons (about 500 feet away); Friends Meeting House (about 500 feet away); George Clymer (about 500 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Trenton.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Trenton YMCA Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
2. Trenton YMCA Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,004 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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