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Ocean Township in Monmouth County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Brinley Grist Mill

 
 
Brinley Grist Mill Marker image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
1. Brinley Grist Mill Marker
Inscription. Site of the Brinley Grist Mill. Built about 1725 the mill on Whalepond Brook was the first business in the area. The settlers brought their grain here until the early 1900's.
 
Erected by Township of Ocean Historical Museum.
 
Location. 40° 16.452′ N, 74° 1.008′ W. Marker is in Ocean Township, New Jersey, in Monmouth County. Marker is at the intersection of Monmouth Road and Lake Avenue on Monmouth Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakhurst NJ 07755, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. A different marker also named Brinley Grist Mill (here, next to this marker); Historic Site of Old Free Church Cemetery (approx. 0.2 miles away); Church of the Presidents (approx. 1.6 miles away); James A. Garfield (approx. 1.7 miles away); Dorothy Parker Birthplace (approx. 1.7 miles away); Corner of Ocean and Brighton Avenues (approx. 2 miles away); Steinbach's Cobblestones (approx. 2.6 miles away); Mansion House (approx. 2.8 miles away).
 
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Brinley Grist Mill Site - Whalepond Brook image. Click for full size.
By R. C.
2. Brinley Grist Mill Site - Whalepond Brook
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 12, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 855 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 12, 2009, by R. C. of Shrewsbury, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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