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

Kinkora Branch Railroad

 
 
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By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
1. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Inscription.  Running from the Delaware River to New Lisbon, the historic Kinkora Branch RR carried produce in the 1800s. Later it was used to transport troops to Camp Dix during WW I and Fort Dix during WW II.
 
Erected by State of New Jersey.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceRailroads & StreetcarsWar, World IWar, World II.
 
Location. 40° 6.946′ N, 74° 45.595′ W. Marker is near Hedding, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on U.S. 130 0.4 miles south of Kinkora Road (County Route 678), on the right when traveling north. Duplicate marker on southbound side of US 130. They are located in Mansfield Township. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bordentown NJ 08505, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Roebling Roll of Honor (approx. 0.6 miles away); Chain placed across the street (approx. 0.7 miles away); William G. McGrath, PPC (approx. 0.8 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx.
Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
2. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Northbound side of US 130
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0.8 miles away); Roebling Inn (approx. 0.8 miles away); Roebling General Store (approx. 0.9 miles away); World War II Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); a different marker also named Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  South Jersey Rail. (Submitted on August 14, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
 
Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
3. Kinkora Branch Railroad Marker
Southbound side of US 130
Present day Kinkora Branch Railroad image. Click for full size.
By Deb Hartshorn, August 13, 2010
4. Present day Kinkora Branch Railroad
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on August 13, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,304 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on August 14, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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