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

Station Square

 
 
Station Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By James True, August 19, 2011
1. Station Square Marker
Inscription.
1892
295-301 Bloomfield Avenue
Late 19th Century Commercial
with Queen Anne and Romanesque Elements
Architect: Jesse H. Lockwood

Also known as "The Crawford Block" this eclectic building is unique in Montclair. In 1909, early urban planner John Nolan described it as an excellent example of commercial design in a suburban town.
 
Erected by Montclair Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 40° 48.677′ N, 74° 12.839′ W. Marker is in Montclair, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker is at the intersection of Bloomfield Avenue and Lackawanna Plaza, on the right when traveling north on Bloomfield Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 295 Bloomfield Avenue, Montclair NJ 07042, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Madison Building (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Crane Building (approx. ¼ mile away); Hampton House (approx. ¼ mile away); 40-46 Church Street (approx. 0.4 miles away); 45 Church Street Plaza (approx. 0.4 miles away); First Primary School (approx. half a mile away); Cranetown (approx. half a mile away); 647 Bloomfield Avenue (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Montclair.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Station Square Marker image. Click for full size.
By James True, August 19, 2011
2. Station Square Marker
Marker is mounted below the central window facing the street corner
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 19, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 369 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 19, 2011, by James True of Newark, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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