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Kearny in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wallace Glen

 
 
Wallace Glen Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, March 9, 2012
1. Wallace Glen Marker
Inscription.  
Dedicated to the memory of

Sir William Wallace
The Great Scottish Patriot and Hero who fought for freedom for his countrymen and gave his life in this noble cause.

David A. Wallace
A Scottish immigrant who had served his community and state with distinction. As a civic leader he gained the respect and trust of all who knew him.

 
Erected by Town of Kearny.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Patriots & PatriotismSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 40° 46.804′ N, 74° 8.838′ W. Marker is in Kearny, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is on Passaic Avenue (County Route 699), on the right when traveling south. Marker is located on Passaic Avenue, between Bayard and Stewart Avenues. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Kearny NJ 07032, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Scottish American Monument (a few steps from this marker); Major General Philip Kearny (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Christ Church Episcopal
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(approx. 0.3 miles away); Belleville First Fire House (approx. 0.4 miles away); LCpl Osbrany Montes de Oca Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); Route 7 Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Rutgers Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away); a different marker also named The Rutgers Bridge (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Kearny.
 
Wallace Glen Marker image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, March 9, 2012
2. Wallace Glen Marker
David A. Wallace Memorial Cross image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, March 9, 2012
3. David A. Wallace Memorial Cross
Back of Wallace Cross image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Bill Coughlin, March 9, 2012
4. Back of Wallace Cross
The back of the David A. Wallace Memorial Cross contains the names of sponsors and members of the Scottish American Monument Committee.
Sir William Wallace image. Click for full size.
Photographed By Wikipedia
5. Sir William Wallace
This stained glass window depicting William Wallace can be seen at his monument in Stirling, Scotland.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 24, 2019. It was originally submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 666 times since then and 37 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 30, 2015, by Bill Coughlin of Woodland Park, New Jersey.

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