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

Martin Berry House

 
 
Martin Berry House Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Ross, April 29, 2011
1. Martin Berry House Marker
Inscription.  
Built by Martin Berry
(1693-1784) son of the
first family to settle
Pompton Plains. Only Pre-
Revolutionary building
substantially unaltered
in Pequannock Township
 
Erected 1976 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNotable Buildings.
 
Location. 40° 58.242′ N, 74° 17.205′ W. Marker is in Pompton Plains, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on State Highway 23 just from Jackson Ave, on the right. The house and marker are located on a busy highway. It would not be safe to park at the location on the highway. To view marker, park in lot for a strip mall that contains a Papa Johns restaurant. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 581 Route 23 South, Pompton Plains NJ 07444, 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. Pompton Plains “Brick Schoolhouse” (approx. 0.6 miles away); Pompton Plains 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Newark – Pompton Turnpike (approx. 0.6
Martin Berry House Marker and Route 23 image. Click for full size.
By David Ross, April 29, 2011
2. Martin Berry House Marker and Route 23
miles away); First Reformed Church (approx. 0.6 miles away); Giles Mandeville House (approx. 0.7 miles away); Mandeville Farm Encampment Site (approx. 0.8 miles away); Schuyler–Colfax (approx. 1.2 miles away); Schuyler Colfax House (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pompton Plains.
 
Additional keywords. Masonry Dutch Colonial
 
Martin Berry House image. Click for full size.
By David Ross, April 29, 2011
3. Martin Berry House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on February 4, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2011, by David Ross of Pequannock, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,038 times since then and 15 times this year. Last updated on February 3, 2021, by Carl Gordon Moore Jr. of North East, Maryland. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 29, 2011, by David Ross of Pequannock, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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