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Mays Landing in Atlantic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

American Hotel

Built 1839

 
 
American Hotel Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 18, 2016
1. American Hotel Marker
Inscription. Built of NJ sandstone by Samuel Richards, Weymouth Ironmaster, the inn and tavern served courthouse and Weymouth Furnace workers, travelers, sea captains and crews. Entered on National Register of Historic Places in 1979.
 
Erected 1981 by Atlantic County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 39° 27.074′ N, 74° 43.517′ W. Marker is in Mays Landing, New Jersey, in Atlantic County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and Farragat Avenue on Main Street. Click for map. It was also known as the Samuel Richards Hotel. Marker is in this post office area: Mays Landing NJ 08330, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Atlantic County Court House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Fallen Soldiers Memorial (about 600 feet away); Colonel Richard Wescoat (about 700 feet away); George Wheaton’s Shipyard (about 800 feet away); The Presbyterian Church Mays Landing (about 800 feet away); Bethlehem Loading Co. (approx. 3.2 miles away); Welcome to Atlantic County Park at Estell Manor! (approx. 3.8 miles away); The Estellville Methodist Church (approx. 3.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Mays Landing.
 
Categories. ArchitectureIndustry & Commerce
 
American Hotel image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 18, 2016
2. American Hotel
 
 
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