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

Village of Bissell

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
1. Village of Bissell Marker
Inscription.  Formerly known as Apgar's Corners, this settlement was renamed in honor of the Asst. Post Master General of the United States, Wilson Bissell.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: CommunicationsSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 40.01′ N, 74° 47.528′ W. Marker is near Oldwick, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Bissell Road and Welsh Road, on the left when traveling west on Bissell Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oldwick NJ 08858, 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. Taylor's Mill Historic District (approx. 0.8 miles away); Col. John Taylor's Grist Mill (approx. 1.4 miles away); Potterstown (approx. 1.8 miles away); Mountainville Post (approx. 1.9 miles away); New Germantown (approx. 2.3 miles away); Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); a different marker also named Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church (approx. 2.3 miles away); Cokesbury Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oldwick.
 
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Village of Bissell Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
2. Village of Bissell Marker
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 Wilson S. Bissell - Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on July 5, 2009, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on June 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 766 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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