Bordentown in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Francis Hopkinson House
Erected 1971 by U. S. Department of the Interior.
Location. 40° 8.918′ N, 74° 42.813′ W. Marker is in Bordentown, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is at the intersection of Farnsworth Avenue (County Route 545) and Park Street (County Route 662), on the right when traveling north on Farnsworth Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bordentown NJ 08505, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Home of Col. Joseph Borden 2nd (a few steps from this marker); Wright House (within shouting distance of this marker); Patience Lowell Wright (within shouting distance of this marker); First movement by steam on a railroad in New Jersey (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thomas Paine (about 600 feet Thomas Paine Monument (about 700 feet away); British Raid on Crosswicks Creek (approx. 0.2 miles away); 19th Century Railroading in Bordentown (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bordentown.
Also see . . .
1. Francis Hopkinson - Biographical Directory of the US Congress. (Submitted on July 23, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
2. Library of Congress. Historic American Buildings Survey (Submitted on July 25, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey.)
3. "Hail Columbia" - About.com. (Submitted on July 25, 2010, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
Categories. • Colonial Era • Government • Notable Persons •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 23, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 763 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on July 23, 2010, by Deb Hartshorn of Burlington County, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.