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Near Denville Township in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

E.C. Peer & Sons Store

 
 
E.C. Peer & Sons Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. E.C. Peer & Sons Store Marker
Inscription.  19th Century store on Morris Canal, lock 8 east. Catered to canal boatmen and their families. Property purchased by Samuel Peer in 1852. E.C. Peer served as lock tender 1862-1915.
 
Erected 1983 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Industry & CommerceWaterways & Vessels.
 
Location. 40° 54.201′ N, 74° 27.908′ W. Marker is near Denville Township, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Diamond Spring Road. The building is now occupied by LaCucina Restaurant. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 278 Diamond Spring Road, Denville NJ 07834, 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. Morris Canal (a few steps from this marker); The Diamond Spring (approx. 0.2 miles away); Peter Cook House (approx. 0.6 miles away); Job Allen Iron Works (approx. 0.8 miles away); Kitchel Homestead (approx. 1 miles away); Adam Miller House (approx. 2 miles
E.C. Peer & Sons Store Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. E.C. Peer & Sons Store Marker
away); Mountain Lakes Railroad Station (approx. 2.1 miles away); Mt. Tabor Camp Meeting Association (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denville Township.
 
E.C. Peer & Sons Store-now LaCucina Restaurant image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. E.C. Peer & Sons Store-now LaCucina Restaurant
E.C. Peer & Sons Store image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
4. E.C. Peer & Sons Store
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on March 11, 2020. It was originally submitted on December 15, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 315 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 15, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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