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Wantage in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old Clove Church

1787

 
 
Old Clove Church Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
1. Old Clove Church Marker
Inscription.
The Dutch Reformed
Church of New Brunswick
granted men of this
community permission
in 1787 to establish a
congregation here.
In 1817 this small
group affiliated with
three other churches
and became the First
Presbyterian Church
of Wantage.

Second Plaque:
The Old Clove Church
Erected 1829
Was placed on the State
and National Registers of
Historic Places in 1982.

 
Location. 41° 14.458′ N, 74° 37.338′ W. Marker is in Wantage, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is on New Jersey Route 23, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is across the street and just south of the Wantage Municipal Building. Marker is in this post office area: Sussex NJ 07461, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Kilpatrick's Reenactment (approx. 1.2 miles away); DAR Van Bunschooten Museum (approx. 1.8 miles away); Goldsmith Maid (approx. 2.1 miles away); Sussex Borough, New Jersey (approx. 2.3 miles away); Lusscroft (approx. 2.7 miles away); Orange County (approx. 5 miles away in New York); High Point: An Early Haven for Sightseers & Sportsmen (approx. 5.8 miles away); The Gift of a State Park (approx. 5.8 miles away).
 
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Wantage Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
2. Wantage Marker
Second Plaque on Old Clove Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
3. Second Plaque on Old Clove Church
Marker at the Old Clove Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
4. Marker at the Old Clove Church
The Historic Places marker can be seen in the photo to the right of the front door.
Historic Old Clove Church image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, July 3, 2009
5. Historic Old Clove Church
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,379 times since then and 35 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on July 4, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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