Medford in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
the gunpowder explosion of 1777
lies here among several
generations of his family
Erected by Medford Historic Advisory Board. (Marker Number 16.)
Location. 39° 53.951′ N, 74° 47.339′ W. Marker is in Medford, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Chairville Road and Marlton Pike (Route 70), on the right when traveling north on Chairville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Medford NJ 08055, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Village of Chairville (within shouting distance of this marker); Sandtown (approx. 1.1 miles away); The John Peacock House (approx. 1.4 miles away); Powder Explosion (approx. 1˝ miles away); Two One-Room Schools (approx. 1˝ miles away); Kirby’s Mill (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Nehemiah Haines House (approx. 1˝ miles away); The Sawyer’s House (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Medford.
Also see . . . Historic Sites in Medford, NJ. West Jersey History Project website. (Submitted on July 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on April 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 539 times since then. Last updated on March 31, 2017, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 17, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.