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Oxford in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Oxford Furnace #1

 
 
Oxford Furnace #1 Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
1. Oxford Furnace #1 Marker
Inscription.
Oxford
Industrial Historic
District
Site #4

Oxford Furnace #1
Construction started
in 1741, first blast
in 1743, blown out in 1884.

 
Erected by Warren County Cultural & Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 48.214′ N, 74° 59.855′ W. Marker is in Oxford, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Washington Avenue near Cinder Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford NJ 07863, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Oxford Furnace (here, next to this marker); Grist Mill (within shouting distance of this marker); Foundry (within shouting distance of this marker); Shippen Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Shippen Manor (within shouting distance of this marker); Company Store (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Oxford Furnace Memorial (about 600 feet away); Oxford House / Wall Street (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
Also see . . .
1. Historic Sites of Warren County. (Submitted on June 30, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
Oxford Furnace #1 Marker and Ruins image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
2. Oxford Furnace #1 Marker and Ruins

2. Mines, Metal and Men. A Skylands Trail Of Historical Sites Tells A Remarkable Story About Industry and Invention. (Submitted on July 2, 2009.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & CommerceNotable Places
 
Oxford Furnace image. Click for more information.
3. Oxford Furnace
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
HABS NJ,21-OXFO,1-
Click for more information.
Engine House - East and South Elevations image. Click for more information.
By R. Merritt Lacey, Photographer, October 14, 1936
4. Engine House - East and South Elevations
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
HABS NJ,21-OXFO,1-
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Oxford Furnace #1 image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
5. Oxford Furnace #1
Oxford Furnace #1 image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
6. Oxford Furnace #1
Historic Oxford image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
7. Historic Oxford
A Mines, Metals & Men Site image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, June 23, 2009
8. A Mines, Metals & Men Site
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 789 times since then and 16 times this year. Last updated on July 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   3, 4. submitted on June 30, 2009.   5, 6. submitted on June 24, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey.   7, 8. submitted on July 2, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.
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