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Andover in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Iron Masterís Mansion

 
 
The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2013
1. The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker
Inscription.
† † † Built by the English company
of Allen & Turner about 1700,
whose iron works were
confiscated in 1778 by order of the
Continental Congress. First
master of record to occupy it
was John Hackett.
 
Erected 1964 by Borough of Andover.
 
Location. 40° 59.355′ N, 74° 44.558′ W. Marker is in Andover, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is on Main Street (U.S. 206) north of Grist Mill Lane, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andover NJ 07821, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Iron Works at Andover (a few steps from this marker); Andover Furnace (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Lackawanna Cutoff (approx. 0.7 miles away); Thomas Woolverton's Tavern (approx. 1.9 miles away); Cat Swamp Hijacking and Murder (approx. 3.3 miles away); U.S.S. Bunker Hill Memorial (approx. 3.5 miles away); Amity School (approx. 4 miles away); Henry W. Merriam (approx. 4.2 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2013
2. The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker
The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2013
3. The Iron Masterís Mansion Marker
The Mansion can be seen behind the marker.
The Iron Masterís Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2013
4. The Iron Masterís Mansion
The Iron Masterís Mansion image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, February 16, 2013
5. The Iron Masterís Mansion
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 345 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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