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Warren Glen in Warren County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Jersey Central Lines

 
 
Jersey Central Lines Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, November 7, 2005
1. Jersey Central Lines Marker
Inscription. The Central Railroad of New Jersey mainline crossed here between 1852 to 1976. The CRRNJ was the primary artery of travel to western cities by immigrants entering the United States at Ellis Island and contributed to the suburbanization of Northern New Jersey. It was the first railroad to connect the Port of New York with the anthracite fields of Pennsylvania.
 
Location. 40° 39.106′ N, 75° 6.997′ W. Marker is in Warren Glen, New Jersey, in Warren County. Marker is on Warren Glen - Bloomsbury Road (County Road 639 at milepost 1.3), on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bloomsbury NJ 08804, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Shackletown (approx. 0.6 miles away); Old Greenwich Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); General William Maxwell (approx. 0.9 miles away); Greenwich Township Veterans Monument (approx. 0.9 miles away); Coles Grist Mill (approx. one mile away); Pohatcong Township Vietnam Memorial (approx. 1.4 miles away); The Easton Road(s) (approx. 1.5 miles away); Pohatcong (approx. 1.6 miles away).
 
Categories. Railroads & Streetcars
 
Jersey Central Lines Marker image. Click for full size.
By John Ben Urban, November 7, 2005
2. Jersey Central Lines Marker
Jersey Central Lines Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 28, 2009
3. Jersey Central Lines Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 5, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,024 times since then and 43 times this year. Last updated on August 3, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 26, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware.   3. submitted on March 5, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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