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New Brunswick in Middlesex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

College Hall

 
 
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By Bill Coughlin, January 19, 2013
1. College Hall Marker
Inscription.
Here in 1791, at what was then the end of George Street, stood College Hall, the second home of Queen’s College, now Rutgers University.
The first home of the college with its grammar school, 1771-1791, was at the north-east corner of Albany and Neilson Streets.
In 1811 the College and school moved to Queen’s building on the present campus.
At the extention of George Street, College Hall was moved to Schureman Street and became the Lancasterian School.

 
Erected 1930 by Rutgers University.
 
Location. 40° 29.599′ N, 74° 26.618′ W. Marker is in New Brunswick, New Jersey, in Middlesex County. Marker is on George Street south of Liberty Street, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is located in Monument Square Park. Marker is in this post office area: New Brunswick NJ 08901, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. New Brunswick Civil War Monument (here, next to this marker); Purple Heart Memorial (a few steps from this marker); SSgt. Frank Z. Molnar (a few steps from this marker); Guest House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Brigadier General Anthony Walton White grave marker
College Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 19, 2013
2. College Hall Marker
(approx. 0.2 miles away); Christ Church (approx. 0.2 miles away); Christ Church Parish (approx. 0.2 miles away); Route Taken by Washington (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in New Brunswick.
 
Categories. Education
 
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By Bill Coughlin, January 19, 2013
3. Marker in New Brunswick
College Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, January 19, 2013
4. College Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 239 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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