Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Half Moon anchored Sept. 11-
12, 1609. Here, the community
of Pavonia was established
Jan. 10, 1630. Washington
made this area the keystone
of the campaign, 1776. Ham-
ilton and his friends planned
the city Feb. 22, 1804.
Erected by State of New Jersey.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Exploration • Settlements & Settlers • War, US Revolutionary.
Location. 40° 43.613′ N, 74° 2.066′ W. Marker is in Jersey City, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Blvd. and Town Square Place, on the right when traveling north on Washington Blvd.. Marker is located near the entrance to the Pavonia / Newport PATH station. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jersey City NJ 07310, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 77 River Street (approx. 0.7 miles away); World War I Embarkation Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Paulus Hook Civil War Monument (approx. one mile away); World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sergeant William Fesken Memorial Field (approx. 1.1 miles away); Francis Albert Sinatra Birthplace (approx. 1.2 miles away); The Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Park (approx. 1.2 miles away in New York).
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 712 times since then and 5 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.