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

Cooper Gristmill

1826

 
 
Cooper Gristmill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
1. Cooper Gristmill Marker
Inscription. Original gristmill circa 1788. Owned by Elias Howell. Present gristmill built 1826 by Nathan Cooper. Only surviving structure of the industrial community, Milltown,
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 46.741′ N, 74° 43.27′ W. Marker is near Chester, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on New Jersey Route 24, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Chester NJ 07930, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Bartley Turbine (a few steps from this marker); Milltown - A 19th Century Village (within shouting distance of this marker); Hacklebarney (within shouting distance of this marker); Chester Area Veterans Monument (approx. 0.6 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 1.4 miles away); Chester Veterans Monument (approx. 1.4 miles away); Sgt. Larry W. Maysey (approx. 1.4 miles away); Brick Tavern (approx. 1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chester.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Cooper Gristmill Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
2. Cooper Gristmill Marker
Cooper Gristmill image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
3. Cooper Gristmill
Cooper Gristmill image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
4. Cooper Gristmill
Cooper Mill - Roadside Sign image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 28, 2009
5. Cooper Mill - Roadside Sign
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 966 times since then and 31 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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