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Hanover in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Village of Monroe

1715

 
 
Village of Monroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 2, 2010
1. Village of Monroe Marker
Inscription.
Founded by Demas Ford, this
village was located on the King’s
Road (now Whippany Road) and
became a stagecoach stop
between Morristown and
Whippany.

 
Erected by Township of Hanover Landmark Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
 
Location. 40° 48.508′ N, 74° 26.41′ W. Marker is in Hanover, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Whippany Road, on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is on Whippany Road, between Park Avenue and Mt. Vernon Way. Marker is at or near this postal address: 324 Whippany Road, Whippany NJ 07981, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fordville (approx. 0.4 miles away); Whippany Farm (approx. ¾ mile away); A Good Place for a Halt (approx. one mile away); Acorn Hall (approx. 1.3 miles away); a different marker also named Acorn Hall (approx. 1.3 miles away); Constitution Tree (approx. 1.3 miles away); Powder Mill (approx. 1.3 miles away); Historic Site (approx. 1.3 miles away).
 
Also see . . .  Historic Markers/Historic Preservation.
Village of Monroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 2, 2010
2. Village of Monroe Marker
Morris County Heritage Commission. (Submitted on October 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.) 
 
Categories. Colonial EraSettlements & Settlers
 
Village of Monroe Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 2, 2010
3. Village of Monroe Marker
Marker on Whippany Road image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, October 2, 2010
4. Marker on Whippany Road
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 489 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on October 2, 2010, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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