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

Willis W. Vail

1868 - 1951

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, May 31, 2009
1. Willis W. Vail Marker
Inscription.  Attended school at the site from which this school came.

Graduate: Swarthmore College
Civil Engineer
Township Official
Boy Scout Leader

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: EducationFraternal or Sororal Organizations.
 
Location. 40° 34.013′ N, 74° 56.791′ W. Marker is in Quakertown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Quakertown Road (County Route 579), on the right when traveling east. Plaque is on the one-room schoolhouse next to the Franklin Township School. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Quakertown NJ 08868, 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. One-Room Schoolhouse (here, next to this marker); Franklin Township WWII Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Quaker Meeting House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quakertown Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Stone Mill (approx. 1.2 miles away); Century Inn
Willis W. Vail Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, May 31, 2009
2. Willis W. Vail Marker
(approx. 1.3 miles away); Rockhill Property (approx. 1.3 miles away); Oak Grove Grange #119 (approx. 1.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Quakertown.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 1, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,312 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 1, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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