Norton in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Van Syckles Tavern
Erected 2000 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° 39.052′ N, 74° 58.247′ W. Marker is in Norton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Charlestown Road (County Road 635) and Van Syckles Road, on the right when traveling west on Charlestown Road. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton NJ 08827, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. David Reynolds Tavern/Joseph Van Syckel Residence (within shouting distance of this marker); Joseph Turner House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Perryville Tavern (approx. 1.2 miles away); Bethlehem Baptist Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Union Township World War II Memorial (approx. 1.7 miles away); Bog Meadows (approx. 1.9 miles away); Tower Hill Farm (approx. 1.9 miles away); Swayze Mine (approx. 2 miles away).
Regarding Van Syckles Tavern.
Source: New Jersey: A Guide to Its Present and Past, originally published in 1939 by New Jersey Guild Associates. Currently published by U.S. History Publishers.
The Van Syckel Corner District was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
Also see . . . The Seeds of Revolution and the Creation of the Township Committee. "They met at David Reynold’s tavern, located on the corner of Van Syckle Road and Charlestown Road in Union Township." (Submitted on January 23, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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