Boonton in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Boonton Railroad Station
prairie style station in 1904.
Passenger trains served the
growing commuter population.
Freight trains delivered coal
to heat homes and power local
mills, then departed with
products headed to market.
Morris County Heritage Commission
New Jersey Register of Historic Places
National Register of Historic Places
Erected 1978 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 54.227′ N, 74° 24.369′ W. Marker is in Boonton, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Myrtle Avenue (U.S. 202), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 202 Myrtle Avenue, Boonton NJ 07005, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Morris Canal (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Andrew M. Emery Memorial Park (about 600 feet away); Dr. John Taylor House (about Charles F. Hopkins (about 600 feet away); Boonton Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet away); Boonton Fire Department 100th Anniversary (about 700 feet away); Gone But Not Forgotten (about 700 feet away); Everett E. Hatcher (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Boonton.
Also see . . . Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Topics. This marker is included in these topic lists: Notable Buildings • Railroads & Streetcars
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 955 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 24, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. 4. submitted on September 22, 2015.