Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Trenton in Mercer County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Old City Hall

 
 
Old City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2004
1. Old City Hall Marker
Inscription. Built in 1837, Trentonís first City Hall shared space with stores and rental meeting rooms. Municipal growth led to use of the full building in 1882 and to its replacement by the new City Hall in 1910. Yardís department store occupied the site for many years.
 
Erected 1990 by Kiwanis Club of Trenton.
 
Location. 40° 13.218′ N, 74° 45.835′ W. Marker is in Trenton, New Jersey, in Mercer County. Marker is at the intersection of East State Street and North Broad Street, on the right when traveling west on East State Street. Touch for map. 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. The First Presbyterian Church (within shouting distance of this marker); First Presbyterian Churchyard (within shouting distance of this marker); Rev. John Rosbrugh (within shouting distance of this marker); Taylor Opera House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Trenton YMCA (about 300 feet away); British Light Dragoons (about 600 feet away); Abraham Hunt House (about 600 feet away); First Professional Basketball Game (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Trenton.
 
Categories. Notable BuildingsPolitics
 
Old City Hall Marker image. Click for full size.
By Gary Nigh, December 2007
2. Old City Hall Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 5, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 986 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 5, 2007, by Gary Nigh of Trenton, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
Paid Advertisement