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

Mountainville Post

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, February 9, 2009
1. Mountainville Post Marker
Inscription.  Established in 1880 by the Farley family, the Post stayed in the family for 100 years. It has served as Post Office, General Store and focal point for the Village of Mountainville.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsIndustry & CommerceSettlements & Settlers. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission, and the Postal Mail and Philately 📭 series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1880.
 
Location. 40° 41.424′ N, 74° 48.697′ W. Marker is in Mountainville, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Water Street and Rockaway Road, on the right when traveling west on Water Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lebanon NJ 08833, 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. Cokesbury Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Village of Bissell (approx. 1.9 miles away); Creamery Channel
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By Alan Edelson, February 9, 2009
2. Mountainville Post Marker
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(approx. 2.4 miles away); The Califon Station (approx. 2.4 miles away); Taylor's Mill Historic District (approx. 2.4 miles away); Califon Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2˝ miles away); Califon Veterans Monument (approx. 2˝ miles away); 19th Century Lime Kiln (approx. 2.9 miles away).
 
Mountainville image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 9, 2009
3. Mountainville
 
 
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 881 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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