Bordentown in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
William F. Allen
1846 - 1915
Born in Bordentown
designer of Standard Time
William Feaster - Curator
Erected by Bordentown Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Communications • Railroads & Streetcars.
Location. 40° 8.781′ N, 74° 42.655′ W. Marker is in Bordentown, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Crosswicks Street (New Jersey Route 528) near Farnsworth Avenue (New Jersey Route 662). Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bordentown NJ 08505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Bordentown Female College (within shouting distance of this marker); Thomas Paine (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); First movement by steam on a railroad in New Jersey (about 800 feet away); Borden's Towne (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to School No. 2 (approx. Francis Hopkinson House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Patience Lowell Wright (approx. 0.2 miles away); Wright House (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bordentown.
Also see . . . Bordentown Historical Society. The building's current occupants. (Submitted on February 5, 2008, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on February 5, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,128 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on March 30, 2009, by Jamie Beth Hartshorn of Bordentown, New Jersey. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on February 5, 2008, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.