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Colts Neck in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

North American Phalanx

 
 
North American Phalanx Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., December 9, 2016
1. North American Phalanx Marker
Inscription. Click to hear the inscription.  Site of the 1844 cooperative agricultural community; founded by Albert Bisbane and modeled after the philosophy of French Socialist Charles Fourier. This communal experiment was a success until it was destroyed by fire in 1854.
 
Location. 40° 18.9′ N, 74° 8.383′ W. Marker is in Colts Neck, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is on Phalanx near Woodhollow Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Colts Neck NJ 07722, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Geraldine Morgan Thompson (1872-1967) (approx. 1.2 miles away); Capt. Joshua Huddy (approx. 2.6 miles away); Colts Neck War Memorial (approx. 2.6 miles away); Pvt. Michael Field (approx. 2.6 miles away); Captain Joshua Huddy's Homestead (approx. 2.7 miles away); Colts Neck Inn (approx. 2.7 miles away); Karl Jansky Radio Astronomy Monument (approx. 3.7 miles away); Radio Astronomy (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Colts Neck.
 
Also see . . .  Socialist Charles Fourier. (Submitted on December 10, 2016, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey.)
North American Phalanx Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C., December 9, 2016
2. North American Phalanx Marker

 
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Credits. This page was last revised on December 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2016, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 325 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2016, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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