Succasanna in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
First Presbyterian Church at Suckasunny Plains
First Meeting House erected
about 1760. Used as hospital
and arsenal for Continental
Army in 1777. Present church
built 1853. Burying place of
Governor Mahlon Dickerson.
Erected 1977 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Churches & Religion • War, US Revolutionary. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission series list. A significant historical year for this entry is 1756.
Location. 40° 52.097′ N, 74° 38.276′ W. Marker is in Succasanna, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 99 Main Street, Succasunna NJ 07876, 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. Morris Canal (approx. 0.9 miles away); King House Museum (approx. one mile away); Morris Canal "King's Basin" (approx. one mile away); Silas Riggs House Morris Canal (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Morris Canal 1824 1924 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Site of Ferromonte (approx. 1½ miles away); Dickerson Mine (approx. 1.7 miles away).
Also see . . . First Presbyterian Church at Suckasunny Plains. Revolutionary War New Jersey website entry (Submitted on December 1, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on December 1, 2021. It was originally submitted on July 17, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 732 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on July 17, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.