“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Oak Grove in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)

Oak Grove

Oak Grove Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 11, 2009
1. Oak Grove Marker
Inscription. Settled in 1700'S. By 1873 only a gristmill, sawmill, post office and a few homes remained. Town named for oak forests surrounding it.
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 32.083′ N, 74° 57.271′ W. Marker is in Oak Grove, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Oak Grove Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittstown NJ 08867, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Oak Grove Grange #119 (approx. 1˝ miles away); Quakertown Methodist Episcopal Church (approx. 2.2 miles away); Quaker Meeting House (approx. 2.3 miles away); Willis W. Vail (approx. 2.3 miles away); One-Room Schoolhouse (approx. 2.3 miles away); Franklin Township WWII Memorial (approx. 2.3 miles away); Dr. James Pyatt (approx. 2˝ miles away); St. Thomas Episcopal of Alexandria (approx. 2.6 miles away).
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 808 times since then and 38 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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