Warren County, NJ
Their campsites & farms dotted the valley and they annually burned off the meadow to maintain grasslands for hunting.
The first white occupation dates to about 1720 & by the mid 1700's the Lenape had left Lower Pohatcong due to being adversely affected by their contact with European settlement.
Erected by Pohatcong Twp. Historical Preservation Commission.
Location. 40° 38.01′ N, 75° 8.092′ W. Marker is in Pohatcong Township, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Riegelsville - Warren Glen Road (County Route 519) just north of Milford-Warren Glen Road, on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomsbury NJ 08804, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Pohatcong Township Veterans Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Shackletown (approx. 1.1 miles away); Pohatcong Township Vietnam Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Springtown (approx. 1.2 miles
Categories. • Native Americans • Settlements & Settlers •
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