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Morristown in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Mt. Kemble Home

 
 
Mt. Kemble Home Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 9, 2008
1. Mt. Kemble Home Marker
Inscription.  
Non-sectarian home for deserving
elderly women founded by women
members of Morristown Presbyterian
Church. In continuous service since
1883. Known as “Old Ladies Home”
until present name adopted 1950.
Morris County Heritage Commission

 
Erected 1984 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Charity & Public Work. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 47.662′ N, 74° 29.045′ W. Marker is in Morristown, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Mt Kemble Avenue (U.S. 202) and Macculloch Avenue, on the right when traveling north on Mt Kemble Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Morristown NJ 07960, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sansay House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Continental Army Encampments (about 700 feet away); Morristown
Marker on Mt Kemble Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 9, 2008
2. Marker on Mt Kemble Avenue
(approx. 0.2 miles away); The Lay of the Land (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Upper Redoubt (approx. 0.2 miles away); MacCulloch Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Green - 1715 (approx. 0.2 miles away); Fort Nonsense (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Morristown.
 
Also see . . .  Historic Markers/Historic Preservation. Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on August 1, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Morristown Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 9, 2008
3. Morristown Marker
Mt. Kemble Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 9, 2008
4. Mt. Kemble Home
Mt. Kemble Home image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 9, 2008
5. Mt. Kemble Home
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,336 times since then and 5 times this year. Last updated on August 1, 2010, by Robert Wong of Basking Ridge, New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 9, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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