Annandale in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Central Railroad Of New Jersey
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Railroads & Streetcars • Settlements & 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 1852.
Location. 40° 38.696′ N, 74° 52.783′ W. Marker is in Annandale, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and East Street, on the left when traveling east on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annandale NJ 08801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Annandale Reformed Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Annandale Historic District (approx. 0.3 miles away); Jones Tavern (approx. 0.7 miles away); Christopher Vought House (approx. one mile away); Mountainview Youth Correctional FacilityMountainview Youth Correctional Facility (approx. one mile away); Springside Farm (approx. 1.4 miles away); Gen. George W. Taylor (approx. 1½ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Annandale.
Also see . . . The Central Railroad of New Jersey. Joseph Corso’s synopsis of the CNJ. (Submitted on March 12, 2009.)
1. Central Railroad of New Jersey at Annandale
In 1925 there were 11 local passenger trains stopping at Annandale in each direction every day. Passing through but not stopping were CNJ’s Harrisburg Special, Harrisburg New Yorker, Queen of the Valley (between Elizabethport and Scranton PA), and Philadelphia Flyer trains.
— Submitted March 12, 2009, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 11, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,779 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on March 11, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • J. J. Prats was the editor who published this page.