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

Clinton Historic District

 
 
Clinton Historic District Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 9, 2009
1. Clinton Historic District Marker
Inscription.  The Town of Clinton Historic District encompasses most of the town's area, including more than 200 properties built between 1810 and 1930. The Town of Clinton was a prominent local commercial center during this period. It's two mills, numerous stores and residences reflect its prominence and prosperity. The districts building reflect many popular architectural styles including a high concentration of Greek Revival and Italianate buildings.
 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 38.295′ N, 74° 54.685′ W. Marker is in Clinton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Leigh Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Clinton NJ 08809, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Minisink Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Four Corners (within shouting distance of this marker); Dunham's Mill (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Great Clinton Fire
Main Street Bridge, Clinton image. Click for full size.
By Terese Hatch, February 8, 2009
2. Main Street Bridge, Clinton
(about 600 feet away); Red Mill Museum Village (about 700 feet away); Cornerstone, 1754 (about 700 feet away); Hunterdon Museum Of Art (about 700 feet away); The Lime Kilns (about 800 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Clinton.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 844 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   2. submitted on May 29, 2010, by Terese Hatch of Bridgewater, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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