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

New Johnson Hall

 
 
New Johnson Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
1. New Johnson Hall Marker
Inscription. Built in 1806, was the residence of Col. Robert Gibbon Johnson, historian, agriculturist and champion of "New Jersey tomatoes."
 
Location. 39° 34.388′ N, 75° 27.973′ W. Marker is in Salem, New Jersey, in Salem County. Marker is on Market Street (New Jersey Route 45), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. The marker is behind the Salem County Courthouse. Marker is in this post office area: Salem NJ 08079, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Salem County Historical Society Museum and Library (a few steps from this marker); Fenwick Building (a few steps from this marker); First Presbyterian Church of Salem (a few steps from this marker); Salem County Office Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Courthouse (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Underground Railroad Station (about 800 feet away); Friends Burial Ground (approx. ¼ mile away); Salem Oak Tree (was approx. ¼ mile away but has been reported permanently removed. ). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Salem.
 
Categories. AgricultureHorticulture & Forestry
 
New Johnson Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
2. New Johnson Hall Marker
In the background is the rear entrance to the Salem County Courthouse.
New Johnson Hall image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, September 6, 2015
3. New Johnson Hall
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 1, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 11, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 3 times this year. Last updated on December 30, 2018, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 11, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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