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Pittstown in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Century Inn

 
 
Century Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 11, 2009
1. Century Inn Marker
Inscription. Commissioner General Moore Furman supervised bakery near here for George Washington’s troops. Later he built this stone inn in 1800. Building renovated in 2001.
 
Erected by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 34.99′ N, 74° 57.489′ W. Marker is in Pittstown, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on County Route 579 at milepost 27.9, on the right. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittstown NJ 08867, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rockhill Property (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Stone Mill (about 500 feet away); Linden Farms (approx. 0.4 miles away); King's Manor (approx. 0.8 miles away); Taylor Farm (approx. 0.9 miles away); Worthington Farm (approx. 1.1 miles away); Franklin Township WWII Memorial (approx. 1.2 miles away); Willis W. Vail (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittstown.
 
Regarding Century Inn. Building is currently called The Pittstown Inn and is operated
Century Inn Marker image. Click for full size.
By Alan Edelson, February 11, 2009
2. Century Inn Marker
as a restaurant. It was previously named The Hoff Mill Inn.
 
Categories. Colonial EraNotable BuildingsWar, US Revolutionary
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,078 times since then and 36 times this year. Last updated on October 1, 2010, by John Ben Urban of Middletown, Delaware. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on March 4, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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