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Englewood in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

English Neighborhood Union School

 
 
English Neighborhood Union School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2008
1. English Neighborhood Union School
Inscription. This former school was originally built in 1818 near the Liberty Pole Tavern. In 1850 it was moved here and rebuilt with the original materials. This part of Englewood was then known as Highwood. The name Englewood School was adopted in 1897. It continued to be used as a school until the close of the century.

Sponsored by
the Contempory Club Of Englewood, 1964

 
Erected 1964 by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 8.)
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
 
Location. 40° 54.736′ N, 73° 58.343′ W. Marker is in Englewood, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is at the intersection of Tenafly Road and Pleasant Ave, on the left when traveling north on Tenafly Road. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 484 Tenafly Road, Englewood NJ 07631, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Brookside Chapel (approx. half a mile away); Roelof Westervelt House (approx. 0.6 miles away); British & Hessian Invasion (approx. 0.7 miles away); The Tenafly Railroad Station
English Neighborhood Union School image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2008
2. English Neighborhood Union School
(approx. 0.9 miles away); Saint Paulís Episcopal Church (approx. 1.1 miles away); Everett – Dunn House (approx. 1.1 miles away); Liberty Pole (approx. 1.2 miles away); a different marker also named Liberty Pole (approx. 1.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Englewood.
 
Also see . . .  Bergen County Historical Society Historic Site Markers. (Submitted on April 15, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
 
Categories. EducationNotable Buildings
 
Union School on Tenafly Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2008
3. Union School on Tenafly Road
Site of Liberty Pole Tavern image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, April 15, 2008
4. Site of Liberty Pole Tavern
Built in 1818, the English Neighborhood Union School was originally here, near the Liberty Pole Tavern.
 
 
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