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Stewartsville in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Inclined Plane / Morris Canal Inclined Plane No 9 West

 
 
Inclined Plane / Morris Canal Inclined Plane No 9 West Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, February 6, 2006
1. Inclined Plane / Morris Canal Inclined Plane No 9 West Marker
Inscription.  Upper Marker:
Inclined Plane
One of the 23 Inclined Planes used to raise and lower boats of the Morris Canal, built in 1831. Phillipsburg was the western terminus.

Lower Marker:
Morris Canal
1824-1924
National Register Landmark
Inclined Plane
No 9 West

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Waterways & Vessels. A significant historical year for this entry is 1831.
 
Location. 40° 41.695′ N, 75° 8.426′ W. Marker is in Stewartsville, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Uniontown Road (County Road 519 at milepost 29.4). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 477 Uniontown Road, Stewartsville NJ 08886, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Honor Roll (approx. 1˝ miles away); Morris Canal - Lock 10 West (approx. 1.9 miles away); Morris Canal Bridge No. 2 (approx. 1.9 miles away); Morris Canal Greenway (approx. 2.1 miles away); James Campbell (approx. 2.1 miles away); Early Industry
Inclined Plane No 9 West image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, August 30, 2010
2. Inclined Plane No 9 West
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(approx. 2.1 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away); Vietnam Conflict Memorial (approx. 2.2 miles away).
 
Also see . . .
1. Wikipedia entry describing canal inclined planes. (Submitted on August 3, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.)
2. The Morris Canal and its Inclined Planes. Scientific American Supplement—February 24, 1883 (Submitted on August 3, 2010, by William J. Toman of Green Lake, Wisconsin.) 
 
Inclined Plane No 9 West image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, August 30, 2010
3. Inclined Plane No 9 West
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 26, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. This page has been viewed 1,228 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1. submitted on July 26, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware.   2, 3. submitted on August 30, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.

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