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Long Valley in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

German Valley

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, February 25, 2013
1. German Valley Marker
Inscription. Settled by German groups about 1740. Union Church of logs, 1747, stone, 1774. Renamed Long Valley during first world war.
 
Location. 40° 47.137′ N, 74° 46.824′ W. Marker is in Long Valley, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Schooley's Mountain Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Long Valley NJ 07853, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named German Valley (here, next to this marker); German Valley Bridge (within shouting distance of this marker); German Valley School Bell (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Stone Union Church (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Obadiah Latourette Grist and Saw Mill (about 600 feet away); Schooley's Mountain Historic District (approx. 2.1 miles away); Washington Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Hacklebarney (approx. 3.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Long Valley.
 
Categories. Settlements & SettlersWar, US RevolutionaryWar, World I
 
German Valley Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 25, 2013
2. German Valley Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 245 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Craig Swain was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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