Rockaway in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Stephen Jackson House
of George Washington’s body-
guard. The General stopped here
for refreshments 1780.
Erected 1976 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Morris County Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 53.968′ N, 74° 30.622′ W. Marker is in Rockaway, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of East Main Street and Franklin Ave., on the left when traveling east on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 40 East Main Street, Rockaway NJ 07866, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Rockaway Presbyterian Church (approx. ¼ mile away); Rockaway Civil War Monument (approx. 0.3 miles away); Rockaway World War Memorial (approx. 0.3 miles away); Kitchel Homestead (approx. 1.8 miles away); Job Allen Iron Works (approx. 1.9 miles away); Victory Gardens Borough (approx. 2.1 miles away); The Diamond Spring (approx. 2.2 miles away); Ayres-Knuth Farm (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rockaway.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 12, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 982 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on June 12, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.