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Near Annandale in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Capt. Jacob Gearhart

 
 
Capt. Jacob Gearhart Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Alan Edelson, February 7, 2013
1. Capt. Jacob Gearhart Marker
Inscription.  Farmstead on 308 acres: circa 1765
Revolutionary War patriot who secured boats for Washington's Crossing and wintered at Valley Forge.
 
Erected 2007 by Ethan White - Eagle Scout Project.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Revolutionary. A significant historical year for this entry is 1765.
 
Location. 40° 35.753′ N, 74° 53.798′ W. Marker is near Annandale, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on River Road, on the right when traveling south. 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. Smokehouse (approx. 0.2 miles away); Camp Buck (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Village of Hamden, New Jersey (approx. 0.6 miles away); General Stewart Mansion (approx. 0.8 miles away); Colonel Charles Stewart House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Lehigh Valley Railroad Three Story Station House (approx. 1.2 miles away); Clinton Township 9-11 Memorial (approx. 1.3 miles away); The Capoolong Creek Trail (approx. 1.4 miles away).
 
Capt. Jacob Gearhart Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Alan Edelson, February 7, 2013
2. Capt. Jacob Gearhart Marker
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 7, 2013, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 892 times since then and 124 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 7, 2013, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.

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Jul. 2, 2022