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. A significant historical month for this entry is January 1774.
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 one mile 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); Hoboken 9/11 Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Paulus HookCivil War Monument (approx. one mile away); Tribute to the Soldiers of New Jersey (approx. 1.1 miles away); Hoboken World War II Memorial (approx. 1.1 miles away); Sergeant William Fesken Memorial Field (approx. 1.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jersey City.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 762 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 11, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.