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

Underground Railroad Station

47 Market Street

 
 
Underground Railroad Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
1. Underground Railroad Station Marker
Inscription. From 1836 through the Civil War, this house was a beacon to enslaved African Americans escaping north. Here abolitionists Abigail and Elizabeth Good provided funds and supplies to the runaways for their journey to Freedom.
 
Location. 39° 34.514′ N, 75° 27.951′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Market Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Market Street (SR 45), Salem NJ 08079, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. First Presbyterian Church of Salem (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Salem County Office Building (about 800 feet away); New Johnson Hall (about 800 feet away); Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fenwick Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Courthouse (approx. mile away); Friends Burial Ground (approx. 0.3 miles away); Esther “Hetty” Saunders (approx. 0.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RRAfrican Americans
 
The Goodwin Sister's House-Elizabeth & Abigal-Underground Railway 1821 image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
2. The Goodwin Sister's House-Elizabeth & Abigal-Underground Railway 1821
The Goodwin Sister's House-front view image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
3. The Goodwin Sister's House-front view
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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