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

Black Horse Inn

 
 
Black Horse Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 23, 2009
1. Black Horse Inn Marker
Inscription.  Farmhouse home of Ebenezer Byram, one of Mendham's founding fathers. In 1742 opened as tavern to travelers. In continuous operation as hostelry over two hundred years.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Colonial EraNotable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 46.55′ N, 74° 36.082′ W. Marker is in Mendham, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of New Jersey Route 24 and Hilltop Road, on the right when traveling west on State Route 24. 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. The Angel Tree (approx. 0.2 miles away); Lebbeus Dod House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mendham Township War Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away); Hilltop Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Ralston New Jersey
Black Horse Inn image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 23, 2009
2. Black Horse Inn
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Ralston District of Mendham (approx. 1.3 miles away); Bockoven Farm (approx. 1.8 miles away); Cider Mill (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mendham.
 
Black Horse Inn Roadside Sign image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, April 23, 2009
3. Black Horse Inn Roadside Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,289 times since then and 56 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on April 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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