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Paterson in Passaic County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

“The Dublin Spring Water Boy”

 
 
“The Dublin Spring Water Boy” Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
1. “The Dublin Spring Water Boy” Marker
Inscription.  
This monument was sculpted by Gaetano Federici in 1931. It was originally located at the southwest corner of Mill Street and Oliver Street to commemorate the Dublin Spring used by the Irish-American community during the 1800’s. It was moved to it’s present location in 1991 during the reconstruction of Oliver St.
 
Erected 1931 by Dublin Spring Association.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Places. A significant historical year for this entry is 1931.
 
Location. 40° 54.807′ N, 74° 10.475′ W. Marker is in Paterson, New Jersey, in Passaic County. Marker is at the intersection of New Jersey Route 19 and Marshall Street, on the right when traveling north on State Route 19. Marker is best reached from the end of Oliver Street off Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Paterson NJ 07501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Passaic County Court House (approx. 0.2 miles away); Federici Park (approx. ¼ mile away); Christopher Columbus Monument (approx. ¼ mile away); Rogers Works (approx. ¼ mile away); Senator Frank R. Lautenberg Transportation Opportunity Center
Back of Monument image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
2. Back of Monument
Erected by the
Dublin Spring
Association
1931
near the site
of the
Old Dublin Spring
Click or scan to see
this page online
(approx. ¼ mile away); Rogers Millwright Shop (approx. ¼ mile away); Site of the Passaic Paper Mill Flume (approx. ¼ mile away); “Lou’s On First” (approx. ¼ mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Paterson.
 
Monument in Paterson image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
3. Monument in Paterson
Closeup of the Dublin Spring Water Boy image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 5, 2011
4. Closeup of the Dublin Spring Water Boy
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 838 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 6, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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