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Mount Holly in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House

 
 
John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 13, 2014
1. John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House Marker
Inscription.
On this site stood
John Woolman’s Tailor Shop
Here he probably “tended shop and
kept books” in 1740 when a lad of 20.
He bought the property in 1747, and
deeded it to his mother,
Elizabeth Woolman in 1753.
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The second
Friends Meeting House
in Mount Holly was built on the rear
of this lot in 1768. It was in use until
1776 and was reached by a passage way
from Mill Street known as
“Meeting House Alley.”
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Erected by
American Stores Company

 
Erected by American Stores Company.
 
Location. 39° 59.59′ N, 74° 47.17′ W. Marker is in Mount Holly, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Mill Street, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Mill Street, Mount Holly NJ 08060, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History Millstone Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Calvert’s Hardware Store (about 300 feet away); Fire Company (about 400 feet away); Shinn-Curtis Log House (approx.
John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 13, 2014
2. John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House Marker
0.2 miles away); Grist Mill Stone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Girard House (approx. 0.2 miles away); House of John R. Slack (approx. ¼ mile away); Cannon Made in Mount Holly (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Holly.
 
Categories. Churches, Etc.Colonial EraIndustry & Commerce
 
Marker at 47 Mill Street image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, December 13, 2014
3. Marker at 47 Mill Street
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 224 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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