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

Church of the Assumption

1872

 
 
Church of the Assumption Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
1. Church of the Assumption Marker
Inscription.  Gothic revival building is oldest standing church in Morristown. Replaced 1848 wooden church which ministered to Irish immigrant families in surrounding Dublin area.
Morris County Heritage Commission
New Jersey Register of Historic Places
National Register of Historic Places

 
Erected 1977 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & ReligionNotable Buildings. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 47.487′ N, 74° 28.662′ W. Marker is in Morristown, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Maple Avenue and Madison Street, on the right when traveling south on Maple Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Saint Peter’s Church (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); Morristown World War I Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles
Marker on Maple Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
2. Marker on Maple Avenue
away); Fires of Freedom (approx. 0.2 miles away); Thomas Nast (approx. 0.2 miles away); MacCulloch Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dr. Lewis Condict House (approx. ¼ mile away); Sansay House (approx. 0.3 miles away); Continental Army Encampments (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morristown.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on July 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Church of the Assumption image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 5, 2010
3. Church of the Assumption
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 691 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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