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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Rosemont in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)


Rosemont Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Alan Edelson, March 6, 2009
1. Rosemont Marker
Inscription.  Called Cross Keys Tavern from 1754 after William Rittenhouse’s establishment. Became Rosemont 1848.
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraSettlements & 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 1754.
Location. 40° 26.37′ N, 74° 59.792′ W. Marker is in Rosemont, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Kingwood Stockton Road (County Route 519), on the right when traveling south. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rosemont Cemetery (approx. 0.8 miles away); Captain Daniel Bray (approx. 0.8 miles away); Rosemont Water Co. (approx. 0.9 miles away); Kingwood Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 1.2 miles away); Farm of Lloyd B. Wescott (approx. 1.3 miles away);
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Green Sergeant's Bridge (approx. 1.6 miles away); Rosemont - Raven Rock Bridge (approx. 1.9 miles away); Grist Mill (approx. 2.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rosemont.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,114 times since then and 4 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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