Rumson in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Jumping Point Park
a series of bridges that
linked Rumson and Seabright.
The initial structure was a
pedestrian toll bridge
constructed in 1870 through
the efforts of the Jumping
Brook Drawbridge Company.
Subsequently, metal swing
bridges spanned the
Shrewsbury River at this
Location. 40° 21.902′ N, 73° 58.606′ W. Marker is in Rumson, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Rumson Road and Packer Avenue, on the left when traveling east on Rumson Road. Marker is on the west shore of the Shrewsbury River, just south of the bridge. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rumson NJ 07760, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Huddy’s Leap (within shouting distance of this marker); Battle of Black Point (approx. 1.3 miles away); 1945 - 2005 Rumson Veterans Monument (approx. 2 miles away); Powerhouse (approx. 2.2 miles away); Twin Lights Mystery Cannon (approx. 2.2 miles away); Highlands Doughboy World War I Monument The Navesink Highlands Light Station (approx. 2.2 miles away); Navesink Light Station (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rumson.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on April 14, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 425 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 14, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.