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

Roebling Auditorium

 
 
Roebling Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
1. Roebling Auditorium Marker
Inscription.  Built in 1915, entertainment in the auditorium included vaudeville shows, minstrels, boxing matches and movies. It was one of the first centrally air-conditioned building in the United States.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureArts, Letters, MusicEntertainment.
 
Location. 40° 7.095′ N, 74° 46.697′ W. Marker is in Roebling, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 7th Avenue, on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Former home of the Roebling Volunteer Fire Company No. 3. 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Main Cable (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Roebling Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roebling Ball Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); Roebling Inn (approx. ¼ mile away); Chain placed across the street (approx. 0.3 miles away); Roebling Roll of Honor (approx. 0.4 miles away);
Roebling Auditorium entrance image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
2. Roebling Auditorium entrance
Kinkora Branch Railroad (approx. one mile away); William Best (approx. 1.2 miles away in Pennsylvania). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Roebling.
 
Roebling Auditorium Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
3. Roebling Auditorium Marker
Roebling Auditorium image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, July 20, 2010
4. Roebling Auditorium
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 29, 2020. It was originally submitted on July 20, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 704 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. 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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