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Leonia in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Leonia Tract

 
 
Leonia Tract Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
1. Leonia Tract Marker
Inscription.
This section of Leonia is part of a tract purchased in 1668 from the Hackensack Indians by Samuel Edsall and Nicholas Varlett who founded the English Neighborhood.
 
Location. 40° 51.249′ N, 73° 59.601′ W. Marker is in Leonia, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Broad Avenue and W Oakdene Avenue, on the left when traveling south on Broad Avenue. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Leonia NJ 07605, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Leonia Patent (approx. mile away); Civil War Armory and Drill Hall (approx. mile away); Comfort Women (approx. half a mile away); Cole – Allaire – Boyd House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Continental Army Encampment (approx. 0.6 miles away); George Washington Memorial Monument (approx. 0.7 miles away); Days Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); March to Trenton (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Leonia.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Leonia Tract Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
2. Leonia Tract Marker
Marker on Broad Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 25, 2011
3. Marker on Broad Avenue
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 442 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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