“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Union Township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Joseph Turner House

Joseph Turner House Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Honachefsky Jr, February 18, 2016
1. Joseph Turner House Marker
Union Forge Heritage Association
Inscription. The nearby Union Ironworks built this house in 1760 as the residence of the superintentent . Enlarged in the 1830s, it was purchased by the State of NJ in the 1960s , when the reservoir was being built. It is now open as a historical museum.
Erected 2016 by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 39.425′ N, 74° 57.645′ W. Marker is in Union Township, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Van Syckles Road when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 117 Van Syckles Road, Hampton NJ 08827, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Van Syckles Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); David Reynolds Tavern/Joseph Van Syckel Residence (approx. 0.7 miles away); Bog Meadows (approx. 1.4 miles away); Perryville Tavern (approx. 1.7 miles away); Bethlehem Baptist Church (approx. 2 miles away); Swayze Mine (approx. 2.1 miles away); Union Township World War II Memorial (approx. 2.1 miles away); Forge Masters Dwelling (approx. 2.1 miles away).
More about this marker. Union Ironworks founded in 1742
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Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Honachefsky Jr of Clinton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 110 times since then. Photo   1. submitted on , by William Honachefsky Jr of Clinton, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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