Sussex in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
High Point Monument
Base 34 feet square at the platform
and 19 feet square where apex begins.
The base of the monument is erected on
the highest point in the State of New Jersey
Altitude 1803 feet above sea level.
Corner stone laid June 8, 1929
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This monument is erected by Colonel and Mrs. Anthony Kuser to the glory and honor and eternal memory of New Jersey heroes by land and sea and air in all wars of our country.
Location. 41° 19.264′ N, 74° 39.694′ W. Marker is in Sussex, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker can be reached from New Jersey Route 23, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located on the monument in High Point State Park. Marker is in this post office area: Sussex NJ 07461, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. High Point: An Early Haven for Sightseers & Sportsmen (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Gift of a State Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Public Parks: Refuge & Recreation for All (approx. 0.4 miles away); The Kuser Lodge: An Inn, A Mansion, A Museum Indian Raid (approx. 2.9 miles away in New York); Trolley Line (approx. 3.1 miles away in New York); Machackemech Burying Ground (approx. 3.2 miles away in New York); a different marker also named Indian Raid (approx. 3.2 miles away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sussex.
Also see . . . High Point State Park. Outdoorplaces.com website. (Submitted on October 25, 2009, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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