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Frenchtown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lower Agrillite Alley

 
 
Lower Agrillite Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, August 18, 2011
1. Lower Agrillite Alley Marker
Inscription. Lenape tribes used this abundant Hunterdon mineral for spearpoints and tools. One of their trade routes followed the River Road (now Rte. 29) southwards toward Sanhican (Trenton).
 
Erected 2011 by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 31.167′ N, 75° 3.711′ W. Marker is in Frenchtown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Trenton Ave. (New Jersey Route 29) just south of S. Washington St., on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Frenchtown NJ 08825, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within one mile of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Frenchtown Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Gem Building (approx. half a mile away); Frenchtown (approx. half a mile away); Frenchtown Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Delaware Canal (approx. 0.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); Frenchtown Veterans Monument (approx. mile
Lower Agrillite Alley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, August 18, 2011
2. Lower Agrillite Alley Marker
away); Frenchtown World War 1 Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); John J. Stover House (approx. one mile away in Pennsylvania). Click for a list of all markers in Frenchtown.
 
Categories. Native Americans
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 412 times since then and 6 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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