Mount Holly in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House
John Woolman’s Tailor Shop
Here he probably “tended shop and
kept books” in 1740 when a lad of 20.
He bought the property in 1747, and
deeded it to his mother,
Elizabeth Woolman in 1753.
Friends Meeting House
in Mount Holly was built on the rear
of this lot in 1768. It was in use until
1776 and was reached by a passage way
from Mill Street known as
“Meeting House Alley.”
American Stores Company
Erected by American Stores Company.
Location. 39° 59.59′ N, 74° 47.17′ W. Marker is in Mount Holly, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Mill Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 47 Mill Street, Mount Holly NJ 08060, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History Millstone Park (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Calvert’s Hardware Store (about 300 feet away); Fire Company (about 400 feet away); Shinn-Curtis Log House (approx. Grist Mill Stone (approx. 0.2 miles away); Girard House (was approx. ¼ mile away but has been reported missing. ); House of John R. Slack (approx. ¼ mile away); Cannon Made in Mount Holly (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Holly.
Categories. • Churches & Religion • Colonial Era • Industry & Commerce •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 16, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 300 times since then and 33 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 16, 2014, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.