Wall Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Closed and abandoned 1964 at close of passenger service
on PRR line.
Donated to NJMT and
moved to Allaire 1975
Allenwood NJ is 3 miles east of Allaire, on PRR’s Freehold & Jamesburg Agricultural RR, that ran from Sea Girt, through Allaire, to Jamesburg and Monmouth Jct.
Due to wartime shortages, much of this building was constructed of recycled lumber.
Erected by NJ Museum of Transportation, Pine Creek Railroad.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Railroads & Streetcars. A significant historical year for this entry is 1943.
Location. 40° 9.529′ N, 74° 7.76′ W. Marker is in Wall Township, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker can be reached from County Route 524, on the left when traveling west. Marker is located in the NJ Museum of Transportation, Pine Creek Railroad in Allaire State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Farmingdale NJ 07727, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. PRR Watchman’s Shanty (a few steps from this marker); Union Newsstand (within shouting distance of this marker); Freneau Station (within shouting distance of this marker); 3-Sided Watchman’s Shanty (within shouting distance of this marker); Stone Blocks from the Camden and Amboy Railroad (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Church (about 400 feet away); Allaire Village (about 600 feet away); Millpond (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Wall Township.
Also see . . . A History of the New Jersey Museum of Transportation and the Pine Creek Railroad. The New Jersey Museum of Transportation website. (Submitted on March 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on March 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 453 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on March 3, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.