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Brinley Grist Mill

 
 
Brinley Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. C.
1. Brinley Grist Mill Marker
Inscription.  Site of the Brinley Grist Mill. Built about 1725 the mill on Whalepond Brook was the first business in the area. The settlers brought their grain here until the early 1900's.
 
Erected by Township of Ocean Historical Museum.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceNatural ResourcesNotable PlacesSettlements & SettlersWaterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1725.
 
Location. 40° 16.452′ N, 74° 1.008′ W. Marker is in Ocean Township, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Monmouth Road and Lake Avenue on Monmouth Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakhurst NJ 07755, 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. A different marker also named Brinley Grist Mill (here, next to this marker); Historic Site of Old Free Church Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of the Presidents (approx. 1.6 miles away); James A. Garfield (approx. 1.7 miles away);
Brinley Grist Mill Site - Whalepond Brook image. Click for full size.
Photographed By R. C.
2. Brinley Grist Mill Site - Whalepond Brook
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Dorothy Parker Birthplace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Corner of Ocean and Brighton Avenues (approx. 2 miles away); Century Building (approx. 2 miles away); Norman Mailer/Scarboro Hotel (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on November 12, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,075 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Aug. 10, 2022