Historic Walnford Park
Women’s Heritage Trail
For more information about Historic Walnford please visit the permanent exhibit inside the Wagon Barn.
“A mill wright called this morning to see about rebuilding the mill. $7,000 or upwards…I presume we shall have many to solicit the job as it is a heavy one."
Sarah Waln, July 2, 1872.
(Inscription within the blocks on the lower left)
Upper box-Historic Walnford is on the New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail in recognition of the
Lower box-The New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail highlights a collection of historic sites located around the state that represent the significant contributions women made to the history of our state. The Heritage Trail brings to life the vital role of women in New Jersey’s past and present.
Erected by New Jersey Historic Trust and Historic Preservation Office.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Agriculture • Industry & Commerce • Settlements & Settlers • Women. In addition, it is included in the New Jersey Women’s Heritage Trail series list.
Location. 40° 8.107′ N, 74° 33.461′ W. Marker is in Allentown, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is on Walnford Road. The marker is located on the grounds of the Historic Walnford and Crosswicks Creek Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 74 Walnford Road, Allentown NJ 08501, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Historic Walnford (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Walnford’s Tenant Houses (about 400 feet away); Crosswicks Quaker Meeting (approx. 4.9 miles away); Crosswicks Friends Meeting (approx. 4.9 miles away); Ye Olde Yellow Meeting House-The Parsonage and Baptist Ministry (approx. 5 miles away); Ye Olde Yellow Meeting House-The Cemetery and Grounds (approx. 5.1 miles away); Ye Olde Yellow Meeting House (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Allentown.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on April 9, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 162 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on April 9, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.