Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Story of Trenton
Location. 40° 13.24′ N, 74° 46.15′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is on West State Street 0.2 miles west of Barrack Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the grounds of the New Jersey State House near Thomas Edison State College. Marker is in this post office area: Trenton NJ 08608, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. State House (here, next to this marker); Old Steel Mill (a few steps from The Archives of the State (a few steps from this marker); Petty's Run (within shouting distance of this marker); The Trenton Steel Works (within shouting distance of this marker); Changing Landscapes Along Petty's Run (within shouting distance of this marker); West Front Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Front Street Paper Mill (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
More about this marker. This marker is part of a large directory sign for the N.J. State House Complex. The 'State House' marker is also part of this sign.
Also see . . . Trenton Historical Society. The Trenton Historical Society’s mission is the study and interpretation of Trenton’s history, preservation of its historic buildings and artifacts, and dissemination of information about New Jersey’s capital city and its illustrious past. (Submitted on December 3, 2007, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 29, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 839 times since then. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on November 29, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.