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U.S. Army Garrison, Picatinny Arsenal in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Middle Forge

 
 
Middle Forge Monument image. Click for full size.
By Jason Huggan
1. Middle Forge Monument
Inscription. Forge and tools used at Middle Forge located at Picatinny Lake Outlet 1749 to 1880
 
Erected 1954 by U.S. Army.
 
Location. 40° 56.418′ N, 74° 33.912′ W. Marker is in U.S. Army Garrison, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Farley Avenue and Parker Road, on the right when traveling west on Farley Avenue. Touch for map. Historical Marker located on Federal property. Visitor Pass required from person of contact at Picatinny Arsenal to view historic marker(s). Marker is in this post office area: Picatinny Arsenal NJ 07806, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Administration and Research Historic District (a few steps from this marker); a different marker also named Administration and Research Historic District (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Cannon Gate (approx. 0.4 miles away); Walton Burial Ground (approx. mile away); 600 Ordnance Testing Area Historic District (1928-1948) (approx. 0.9 miles away); Mount Hope (approx. 1.4 miles away); Ford – Faesch Manor House - 1768 (approx. 1.4 miles away); Naval Commander's Home (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Colonial EraWar, US Revolutionary
 
Middle Forge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Huggan, October 23, 2008
2. Middle Forge Marker
Middle Forge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Huggan
3. Middle Forge Marker
Middle Forge Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jason Huggan
4. Middle Forge Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 18, 2009, by Jason Huggan of Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 848 times since then and 32 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on December 18, 2009, by Jason Huggan of Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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