Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”

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

Ringoes

 
 
Ringoes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 14, 2009
1. Ringoes Marker
Inscription.  Village named for John Ringo’s tavern, on the Old York Road. Sons of Liberty and Committee of Correspondence met here during the Revolutionary War.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & SettlersWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 26.172′ N, 74° 52.318′ W. Marker is in Ringoes, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on John Ringo Road (County Route 579) 0.3 miles south of Rosemont Ringos Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ringoes NJ 08551, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Steam Era Signal & Switchstand (within shouting distance of this marker); Black River and Western Railroad (approx. 0.3 miles away); Academy af Arts & Science (approx. 0.3 miles away); Site of St. Andrew's Church
Ringoes Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 14, 2009
2. Ringoes Marker
(approx. 0.4 miles away); Amwell Academy (approx. half a mile away); Servis-Quick Family Cemetery (approx. half a mile away); Ringo's Tavern (approx. half a mile away); Landis House (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Ringoes.
 
 
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 1,061 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement
Aug. 6, 2020