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Clinton Township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Camp Buck

 
 
Camp Buck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 20, 2012
1. Camp Buck Marker
Inscription.  Boy scout camp 1938-1974. Named for Samuel Buck (1874-1937), first High Bridge Troop 149 Scoutmaster & V.P. of Taylor-Wharton Iron & Steel Co.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural And Heritage Commission.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsIndustry & Commerce. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission series list.
 
Location. 40° 35.931′ N, 74° 54.245′ W. Marker is in Clinton Township, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Camp Buck Road, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Annandale NJ 08801, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Village of Hamden, New Jersey (approx. 0.4 miles away); Capt. Jacob Gearhart (approx. 0.4 miles away); General Stewart Mansion (approx. half a mile away); Colonel Charles Stewart House (approx. 0.6 miles away);
Camp Buck Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, March 20, 2012
2. Camp Buck Marker
Smokehouse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Lehigh Valley Railroad Three Story Station House (approx. ¾ mile away); The Capoolong Creek Trail (approx. one mile away); August Wilhelm Knispel (approx. 1.1 miles away).
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on January 6, 2020. It was originally submitted on May 11, 2012, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 616 times since then and 55 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on May 11, 2012, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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