Mount Holly in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Founded in 1752, The Relief Fire Co. is the oldest active volunteer company in the nation.
Fire House Is On Premises
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Charity & Public Work • Colonial Era. A significant historical year for this entry is 1752.
Location. 39° 59.558′ N, 74° 47.104′ W. Marker is in Mount Holly, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Pine Street and Church Street, on the right when traveling north on Pine Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 17 Pine Street, Mount Holly NJ 08060, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. History Millstone Park (within shouting distance of this marker); John Woolman’s Tailor Shop & 2nd Friends Meeting House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); William Calvert’s Hardware Store (about 700 feet away); Grist Mill Stone (approx. ¼ mile away); Shinn-Curtis Log House (approx. ¼ mile away); The Battle of Iron Works Hill (approx. ¼ mile away); Battle of Ironworks Hill House of John R. Slack (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mount Holly.
Also see . . . Mount Holly Fire District No. 1: Serving the Residents of Mount Holly Township, NJ since 1752. Organization website homepage (Submitted on August 25, 2021, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on August 25, 2021. It was originally submitted on September 7, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 707 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 7, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.