Bound Brook in Somerset County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Van Horn Plaza
Colonel James H. Van Horn
1881 – 1974
For his efforts to preserve
the trees, plantings, and beauty
at this plaza and throughout
the Borough of Bound Brook.
Bound Brook Mayor Council
Bound Brook Shade Tree Commission
Bound Brook and Middlesex Kiwanis
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Horticulture & Forestry. A significant historical year for this entry is 1881.
Location. 40° 33.687′ N, 74° 31.812′ W. Marker is in Bound Brook, New Jersey, in Somerset County. Marker is at the intersection of E Main Street and Hamilton Street, on the right when traveling east on E Main Street. Marker is located in front of the Bound Brook train station. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bound Brook NJ 08805, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Frelinghuysen Tavern (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Bound Brook Library World War I Memorial (about 800 feet away); Locks on the D&R Canal (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Stone BridgeBattle of Bound Brook (approx. 0.2 miles away); Delaware & Raritan Canal State Park (approx. 0.2 miles away); a different marker also named Battle of Bound Brook (approx. 0.2 miles away); Queen’s Bridge (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bound Brook.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 11, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 380 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on April 11, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.