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Byram Townhsip in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site Of Toll Gate

 
 
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By Raymond Siwek, August 7, 2020
1. Site Of Toll Gate Marker
Inscription.  
Morris Turnpike 1801—1851
New Jersey’s first chartered road
Elizabeth NJ— Morristown—
Newton—(Delaware River)
Milford PA

 
Erected 2018 by Byram Township and the Board of Chosen Freeholders.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Roads & Vehicles.
 
Location. 40° 57.073′ N, 74° 44.064′ W. Marker is in Byram Townhsip, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 206 and Willor Drive, on the right when traveling north on U.S. 206. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Andover NJ 07821, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Cat Swamp Hijacking and Murder (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Lackawanna Cutoff (approx. 2 miles away); Andover Furnace (approx. 2˝ miles away); The Iron Master’s Mansion (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Iron Works at Andover (approx. 2.7 miles away); The Morris Canal Inclined Planes
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(approx. 2.7 miles away); National Historic Civil Engineering Landmark (approx. 2.8 miles away); Waterloo: A Transportation Crossroads (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 22, 2020. It was originally submitted on November 18, 2020, by Raymond Siwek of Morristown, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 35 times since then and 13 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on November 18, 2020, by Raymond Siwek of Morristown, New Jersey. • Michael Herrick was the editor who published this page.
 
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Mar. 7, 2021