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Jefferson Township in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Morris County

 
 
Morris County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. Morris County Marker
Inscription. Founded 1739. George Washington and Continental Army encamped here 1777 and 1779-1780. Major iron-producing center in the nation during 19th century.
 
Erected 1979 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 41° 2.332′ N, 74° 30.128′ W. Marker is in Jefferson Township, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker is on Berkshire Valley Road (NJ 699). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oak Ridge NJ 07438, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak Ridge World War Monument (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ringling Manor-1916 (approx. 2.2 miles away); Snufftown - Stockholm (approx. 3.5 miles away); Clinton Ironworks (approx. 3.5 miles away); Rockaway World War II Memorial (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Works of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania Concentrating Company (approx. 4 miles away); Old Schoolhouse and Firehouse Museum (approx. 5.6 miles away); NARTS Test Area D & E Historic Districts (1946-1989) (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
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Morris County Marker-Jefferson Township marker nearby image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Morris County Marker-Jefferson Township marker nearby
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 87 times since then and 2 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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