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

Trenton Ferry

 
 
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By Gary Nigh, November 2007
1. Trenton Ferry Marker
Inscription.  April 21, 1789, Washington passed through Trenton on his way to New York for inauguration. Reception was held in City Tavern.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Roads & VehiclesSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 40° 12.624′ N, 74° 45.983′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on John Fitch Way (New Jersey Route 29) 0.1 miles south of East Bridge Street (Business U.S. 1), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08611, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Trent House (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Trent House (NHL) (approx. 0.2 miles away); William Trent House (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named William Trent House (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named William Trent House (approx. 0.2 miles away); John Fitch Steamboat Dock (approx. 0.2 miles away); Trenton Iron Works 1847-1867 (approx. ¼ mile away); Pennsylvania (approx. 0.3 miles away in Pennsylvania). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
 
Trenton Ferry Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, November 2007
2. Trenton Ferry Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 3, 2021. It was originally submitted on November 27, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 912 times since then and 8 times this year. Last updated on February 2, 2021, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 27, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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