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Near Raven Rock in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Saxtonville Tavern

Circa 1782

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, January 1, 2013
1. Saxtonville Tavern Marker
Inscription.  Center of village called Saxtonville until 1850 when it was renamed Bull's Island Station.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. 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 1782.
 
Location. 40° 24.85′ N, 75° 2.381′ W. Marker is near Raven Rock, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Daniel Bray Highway (State Highway 29), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Stockton NJ 08559, 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. Delaware & Raritan Canal (approx. 0.4 miles away); Uranium Ore (approx. 0.4 miles away); Lumberville - Ravenrock Toll-Supported Pedestrian Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Delaware Canal / Pennsylvania Canal (approx. half a mile away in Pennsylvania); Martin Johnson Heade (approx.
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By Alan Edelson, February 8, 2009
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half a mile away in Pennsylvania); Rosemont - Raven Rock Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); Carversville Historic District (approx. 1.7 miles away in Pennsylvania); Farm of Lloyd B. Wescott (approx. 1.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Raven Rock.
 
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By Alan Edelson, January 1, 2013
3. Saxtonville Tavern Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on December 28, 2020. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 970 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on January 1, 2013, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   2. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   3. submitted on January 1, 2013, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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