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Decker-Kincaid Homestead

 
 
Decker-Kincaid Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
1. Decker-Kincaid Homestead Marker
Inscription. This 1785 house has an 1837 wing built by forge owner John Decker featuring spoon-worked plaster walls and an enigmatic folk art face wall painting. Land preservationist Oscar Kincaid, Jr. lived here. The Kincaid family operated the farmstand from the 1920s until 2000.
 
Erected by National Register of Historic Places, State Register of Historic Places, Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 57.27′ N, 74° 24.576′ W. Marker is in Boonton, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Kinnelon Road (NJ 618). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Boonton NJ 07005, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. General James H. Doolittle (approx. 1.8 miles away); Boonton Township 9/11 Memorial (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dixon Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); Rockaway Valley United Methodist Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Adam Miller House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Fredericks House (approx. 2.6 miles away); Boonton Township Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.7 miles away); Morris Canal (approx. 2.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Boonton.
 
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Decker-Kincaid Homestead Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
2. Decker-Kincaid Homestead Marker
Decker-Kincaid Homestead image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
3. Decker-Kincaid Homestead
Kincaid Farm Stand image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 27, 2015
4. Kincaid Farm Stand
Sign on the roof: Valley Farm 1824 O.A. Kincaid
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 172 times since then and 24 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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