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

Morris Canal

1824-1924

 
 
Morris Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. Morris Canal Marker
Inscription. National Register Landmark. Information-Canal crossed here Plane No. 5-East was east of here
 
Erected by Morris County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 40° 54.019′ N, 74° 34.946′ W. Marker is in Wharton, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on North Main Street. Click for map. The marker is in front of the parking lot for Wharton Liquors. Marker is in this post office area: Wharton NJ 07885, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Port Oram Community (within shouting distance of this marker); Saint Mary’s Church (approx. one mile away); Picatinny Arsenal WW II Memorial (approx. one mile away); Picatinny Arsenal (approx. 1.1 miles away); St. John’s Church (approx. 1.8 miles away); Old Stone Academy (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Bridget Smith House (approx. 2 miles away); a different marker also named Bridget Smith House (approx. 2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Wharton.
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Morris Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Morris Canal Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 22 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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