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Voorhees State Park

 
 
Voorhees State Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, January 20, 2014
1. Voorhees State Park Marker
Inscription. Foster M. Voorhees, born in Clinton in 1856, served as the 37th & 39th governor of NJ from 1898 to 1902. After his death in 1927, his farm here became Voorhees Park
 
Erected 2014 by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 41.594′ N, 74° 53.275′ W. Marker is in High Bridge, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on High Bridge - Califon Road (County Route 513), on the right when traveling south. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: High Bridge NJ 08829, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. High Bridge Company 1268 / Civilian Conservation Corps (approx. half a mile away); The Gorge Bridge Train Wreck (approx. 0.8 miles away); Welcome to the Twp. of Lebanon (approx. 0.9 miles away); High Bridge and Longwood Valley Branch (approx. one mile away); Hamlet of Readingsburg (approx. one mile away); Taylor Steelworkers Historic Greenway
Voorhees State Park Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, January 20, 2014
2. Voorhees State Park Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Solitude Falls (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lebanon Township Veterans Monument (approx. 1.5 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in High Bridge.
 
Also see . . .  Foster McGowan Voorhees - Wikipedia. (Submitted on January 23, 2014, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 362 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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