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Roebling in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

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Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
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1906 - 1980
George Washington Bridge 1827 - 1931
Golden Gate Bridge 1933 - 1937
Fabricated by John A. Roebling & Sons

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Bridges & ViaductsIndustry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1906.
 
Location. 40° 6.978′ N, 74° 46.654′ W. Marker is in Roebling, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Hornberger Avenue and Sixth Avenue, on the right when traveling east on Hornberger Avenue. Placed in front of the Florence Township Library. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Roebling NJ 08554, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roebling Auditorium (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Veterans Memorial (about 800 feet away); World War II Memorial (about 800 feet away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); William G. McGrath, PPC (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roebling General Store (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker
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Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
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also named Veterans Memorial (approx. Ό mile away); Roebling Ball Park (approx. Ό mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roebling.
 
Also see . . .  George Washington Bridge. (Submitted on July 20, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
 
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Photographed By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
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Credits. This page was last revised on August 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 731 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 20, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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May. 23, 2022