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

Lake Rogerene

 
 
Lake Rogerene Marker image. Click for full size.
By Raymond Siwek, June 12, 2020
1. Lake Rogerene Marker
Inscription.  A lake community since 1925. When the former mountain pond was renamed to honor Rogerene Baptists who came to Roxbury in 1734 from Connecticut, where they had been persecuted for following the teachings of their founder, John Rogers.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Civil RightsSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 53.753′ N, 74° 39.287′ W. Marker is in Landing, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Orben Drive near Harriet Way, on the right when traveling west. The marker is near the path to Lake Rogerene. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Landing NJ 07850, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Lake Hopatcong Station (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Morris Canal   1824 – 1924 (approx. one mile away); Morris Canal (approx. 1.1 miles away); Silas Riggs House (approx. 1.2 miles away); King House Museum (approx. 1.2 miles away); Morris Canal "King's Basin"
Lake Rogerene Marker image. Click for full size.
By Raymond Siwek, June 12, 2020
2. Lake Rogerene Marker
(approx. 1.2 miles away); Morris Canal Lock Tender's House (approx. 1˝ miles away); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 1.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Landing.
 
Lake Rogerene Marker image. Click for full size.
By C. Zahn, January 9, 2021
3. Lake Rogerene Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 13, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 2, 2020, by Raymond Siwek of Morristown, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 51 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 2, 2020, by Raymond Siwek of Morristown, New Jersey.   3. submitted on January 12, 2021, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
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