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

Mount Airy

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, March 15, 2009
1. Mount Airy Marker
Inscription.  Village Grew Up Around Holcombe’s Storehouse. Built In 1743. Patriot Army Passed Here June 1778.
 
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. A significant historical month for this entry is June 1778.
 
Location. 40° 23.547′ N, 74° 54.653′ W. Marker is in Mount Airy, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of New Jersey Route 179 and Mt. Airy Village Road, on the right when traveling north on State Route 179. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Lambertville NJ 08530, 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. Revolutionary War Encampments (approx. 1.2 miles away); Lambertville (approx. 1.4 miles away); Lambertville Music Circus (approx. 1˝ miles away); Old Rocks Church (approx. 1.6
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By Alan Edelson, March 15, 2009
2. Mount Airy Marker
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miles away); Barber Cemetery (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Lambertville (approx. 2.1 miles away); Holcombe House (approx. 2.2 miles away); Road to Monmouth Battlefield, June 20-22, 1778 (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
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By Alan Edelson, March 15, 2009
3. Mount Airy
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 16, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,029 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on March 16, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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