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

Locktown Baptist Church

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, February 8, 2009
1. Locktown Baptist Church Marker
Inscription.  Congregation organized in 1742 in Baptistown. A log cabin & a later frame church preceded this 1819 building.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionColonial Era. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1742.
 
Location. 40° 29.103′ N, 74° 58.233′ W. Marker is in Locktown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Locktown Sergeantsville Road and Locktown School Road, on the right when traveling south on Locktown Sergeantsville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Flemington NJ 08822, 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. Old School Baptist Church (a few steps from this marker); Dr. James Pyatt (approx. 2.4 miles away); Kingwood Township Veterans Monument (approx. 2.6 miles away); Kingwood Tavern (approx.
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By Alan Edelson, December 25, 2008
2. Locktown Baptist Church
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2.8 miles away); Green Sergeant's Bridge (approx. 2.9 miles away); The Velodrome (approx. 2.9 miles away); Barbertown (approx. 3 miles away); Delaware Township Veterans (approx. 3 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 957 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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