Old Tappan in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Stone Point
In 1857 Nicholas and Claudius Collignon established a large chair factory on this site. Their specialty was the manufacture of folding chairs.
in the Tercentenary year of 1964
Erected 1964 by Bergen County Historical Society. (Marker Number 30.)
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Bergen County Historical Society marker series.
Location. 40° 59.962′ N, 73° 59.354′ W. Marker is in Old Tappan, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker is on Westwood Avenue, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located on Westwood Avenue at the Hackensack River Bridge. Marker is in this post office area: Westwood NJ 07675, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Claudius O. Collignon House Abraham D. Blauvelt Homestead (approx. 0.8 miles away); Blanch-Haring House (approx. one mile away); John Haring, Jr. House (approx. one mile away); Site of the Myers-Bogert Grist Mill (approx. one mile away); Wortendyke Homesite (approx. 1.1 miles away); Old Burying Ground (approx. 1.1 miles away); USS Enterprise (CV-6) Stern Plate (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Old Tappan.
Also see . . . Bergen County Historical Society. (Submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Notable Places •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,398 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on May 26, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.