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Lincoln Park 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-Canal crossed Pompton River on an aqueduct just north of here
 
Erected by Morris County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 40° 54.872′ N, 74° 16.318′ W. Marker is in Lincoln Park, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Boonton Turnpike (US 202). Click for map. The marker is across the street from Aqueduct Park. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln Park NJ 07035, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Demarest House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Encampments #3 & #14 (approx. 1.2 miles away); John Dods Tavern (approx. 1.8 miles away); Dey Mansion (approx. 2 miles away but has been reported missing); Headquarters of General George Washington (approx. 2 miles away but has been reported missing); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 2 miles away); Washington Headquarters (approx. 2 miles away); Colonel Theunis Dey (approx. 2 miles away).
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Morris Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Morris Canal Marker
Pompton River image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. Pompton River
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 103 times since then and 18 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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