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Butler in Morris 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 the 19th Century.
 
Erected 1979 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 41° 0.371′ N, 74° 20.606′ W. Marker is in Butler, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Main Street. Click for map. The marker is south-east of the Morris County Bridge and Hamburg Turnpike (NJ 694). Marker is in this post office area: Butler NJ 07405, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Butler Railroad Station (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); American Hard Rubber Company (approx. 0.3 miles away); Park Place Veterans Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Butternut Tree (approx. 0.8 miles away); Federal Hill Historic Site (approx. 1.7 miles away); Slaterís Mill (approx. 2 miles away); Riverdale War Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Riverdale World War I Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Butler.
 
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Morris County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Morris County Marker
The Morris County Bridge is near this Morris County Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. The Morris County Bridge is near this Morris County Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 85 times since then and 11 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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