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

Bartleyville

 
 
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By Alan Edelson, September 14, 2009
1. Bartleyville Marker
Inscription. In 1861 the Wm. Bartley & Sons foundry was established here along the South Branch of the Raritan River. Workers made bridges, farm machinery, steam engines, and turbines. The High Bridge branch of the Central Railroad of New Jersey gave the foundry access to wide markets.
 
Erected by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 48.842′ N, 74° 43.66′ W. Marker is in Bartley, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Bartley Road, on the right when traveling north. 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 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chester Area Veterans Monument (approx. 2.4 miles away); Cooper Gristmill (approx. 2.4 miles away); Bartley Turbine (approx. 2.5 miles away); Hacklebarney (approx. 2.5 miles away); Milltown - A 19th Century Village (approx. 2.5 miles away); First Congregational Church (approx. 2.5 miles away); Sgt. Larry W. Maysey (approx. 2.6 miles away); Brick Tavern (approx. 2.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Industry & CommerceRailroads & Streetcars
 
Bartleyville Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, September 14, 2009
2. Bartleyville Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 17, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 802 times since then and 42 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on September 17, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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