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

Cary Station

1870-1902

 
 
Cary Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 7, 2015
1. Cary Station Marker
Inscription. Crossroad flagstop built by William S. Cary who utilized Central Railroad to transport Kaolin and fire sand mined on his farm. Estate house occupied by Cary family continuously from 1769-1950.
 
Erected 1986 by National Register of Historic Places, New Jersey Register of Historic Places, Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 51.396′ N, 74° 40.718′ W. Marker is in Ledgewood, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on 239 Emmans Road. Click for map. This marker is located in Roxbury Twp. Marker is in this post office area: Ledgewood NJ 07852, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Daniel Cary House - 1771 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Flanders Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); Morris Canal (approx. 2 miles away); The Morris Canal   1824 – 1924 (approx. 2 miles away); Silas Riggs House (approx. 2.1 miles away); King House Museum (approx. 2.1 miles away); First Presbyterian Church at Suckasunny Plains (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 2.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ledgewood.
 
Categories. Colonial EraRailroads & Streetcars
 
Cary Station Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 7, 2015
2. Cary Station Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 120 times since then and 3 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. 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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