Belleville in Essex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
School Number One
Belleville’s First Public School
Belleville Historical Society
Erected 1976 by Belleville Historical Society.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Education. A significant historical year for this entry is 1853.
Location. 40° 47.196′ N, 74° 8.946′ W. Marker is in Belleville, New Jersey, in Essex County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Belleville Tnpk (New Jersey Route 7) and Main Street, on the left when traveling west. Mareker is in the cemetery behind the Belleville Reformed Church. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 171 Main Street, Belleville NJ 07109, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Belleville Reformed Church Cemetery (a few steps from this marker); Revolutionary War Soldiers Monument (a few steps from this marker); The Dutch Church (within shouting distance of this marker); Josiah Hornblower (within shouting distance of this marker); The Rutgers Bridge (about 300 feet away, measured in a Belleville First Fire House (about 500 feet away); LCpl Osbrany Montes de Oca Bridge (about 600 feet away); Route 7 Bridge (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belleville.
Also see . . . Village of Second River – Belleville, NJ. (Submitted on April 6, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 6, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 538 times since then and 18 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 6, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.