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

Bonnell’s Tavern

 
 
Bonnell’s Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 21, 2009
1. Bonnell’s Tavern Marker
Inscription.  The first regiment of Minute Men in the colonies formed here in 1775. Built in 1767 on the main road from New Brunswick to Easton.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraPatriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 37.912′ N, 74° 55.17′ W. Marker is in Clinton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Pittstown Road and Interstate 78, on the right when traveling south on Pittstown Road. At I-78 Exit 15. 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. Music Hall (approx. 0.4 miles away); Landsdown Trail (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Mulligans (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Quarry (approx. half a mile away); Hunterdon Historical Museum
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(approx. half a mile away); The Mill (approx. half a mile away); The Lime Kilns (approx. half a mile away); Tenant House (approx. half a mile 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 1,733 times since then and 40 times this year. Photo   1. 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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