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Hampton in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Hampton

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, July 28, 2009
1. Hampton Marker
Inscription. The meeting place of the NJ Central and DL & W RRs, earlier known as Junction. Extensive RR shops and a huge coal storage yard were sited here.
 
Erected 2009 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° 42.445′ N, 74° 57.504′ W. Marker is in Hampton, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is at the intersection of Railroad Avenue and Main Street, on the left when traveling south on Railroad Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hampton NJ 08827, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Veterans Park (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); St. Annís Catholic Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Hampton (Incorp. Since 1895) (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Lenape Village of Pelouesse (approx. 0.6 miles away); Dusenbery Mansion House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Musconetcong Valley Presbyterian Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); New Hampton (approx. 0.9 miles away); Major General Daniel Morgan (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hampton.
 
Categories. Railroads & StreetcarsSettlements & Settlers
 
Hampton Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, July 28, 2009
2. Hampton Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 780 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 28, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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