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Mendham in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Lebbeus Dod House

circa 1750

 
 
Lebbeus Dod House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 23, 2009
1. Lebbeus Dod House Marker
Inscription.  Lebbeus Dod, Captain of the Morris County Militia during the Revolution; also renowned craftsman noted for his clocks and mathematical instruments.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWar, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 46.503′ N, 74° 36.306′ W. Marker is in Mendham, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on West Main Street (New Jersey Route 24), on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Mendham NJ 07945, 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. Black Horse Inn (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mendham Township War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); The Angel Tree (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hilltop Church (approx. 0.4 miles away); Ralston New Jersey (approx. 1.1 miles away); Ralston District of Mendham
Lebbeus Dod House image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 23, 2009
2. Lebbeus Dod House
(approx. 1.1 miles away); Cider Mill (approx. 1.6 miles away); Bockoven Farm (approx. 2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mendham.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 25, 2019. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,129 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Christopher Busta-Peck was the editor who published this page.
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