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Paterson in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume

 
 
Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume Marker image. Click for full size.
By Doran Howitt, circa March 2013
1. Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume Marker
Marker has been vandalized
Inscription. The site now occupied by the Rogers Millwright Shop was once the home of Passaic Paper Mill. In this 1860's photo (looking north) the remains of the paper mill are on the extreme right. It was a stone mill built in 1837, and housed part of the Ivanhoe Paper Mill complex until 1857.
In the center of the photo are the truncated remains of the wooden flume that once channeled water to the mill.
 
Location. 40° 54.75′ N, 74° 10.768′ W. Marker is in Paterson, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Spruce St.. and Market St.. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paterson NJ 07501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Rogers Millwright Shop (here, next to this marker); Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Transportation Opportunity Center (within shouting distance of this marker); Rogers Works (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Great Falls Raceway and Power System (about 600 feet away); Ivanhoe Wheelhouse (about 600 feet away); a different marker also named Ivanhoe Wheelhouse (about 600 feet away); Great Falls of the Passaic/S.U.M. Historic District (approx. 0.2 miles away); Overlook Park (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Paterson.
 
More about this marker.
Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume Marker image. Click for full size.
By Doran Howitt, March 2013
2. Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume Marker
Marker is on footpath along Raceway (canal) behind the buildings.
 
Also see . . .  Mill Mile - On line walking tour. (Submitted on April 9, 2013, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Doran Howitt of Fair Lawn, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 203 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Doran Howitt of Fair Lawn, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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