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

At Play on the Delaware

The Historic City of Burlington

— Burlington Island —

 
 
At Play on the Delaware Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 14, 2020
1. At Play on the Delaware Marker
Inscription.  Since the 1600s, Burlingtonians have enjoyed a close relationship with the Delaware River and surrounding creeks, streams, and ponds. As much as for travel and shipping, the Delaware River presented locals and visitors ample opportunity for year-round boating, skating, hunting and fishing, even amusement park rides.
 
Erected by City of Burlington, New Jersey.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceParks & Recreational AreasWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 40° 4.94′ N, 74° 51.433′ W. Marker is in Burlington, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on York Street, 0.1 miles north of Pearl Boulevard, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 3 York St, Burlington NJ 08016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bethlehem African Methodist Episcopal Church (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Hope Steam Fire Engine Company No. 1 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hoskins House
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(approx. 0.2 miles away); Important Men of 206 High Street, Burlington (approx. 0.2 miles away); 218-220 High Street (approx. 0.2 miles away); Hub of Transportation and Commerce (approx. ¼ mile away); Burlington County’s Historical Downtown (approx. ¼ mile away); Engine of Industrial Progress (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Burlington.
 
At Play on the Delaware Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Devry Becker Jones (CC0), November 14, 2020
2. At Play on the Delaware Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 15, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia. This page has been viewed 159 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 15, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.

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