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

Bottle Hill Tavern

 
 
Bottle Hill Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 12, 2011
1. Bottle Hill Tavern Marker
Inscription.
Site of
‘Bottle Hill Tavern’
conducted by
David Brant
prior to 1750

 
Location. 40° 45.735′ N, 74° 25.1′ W. Marker is in Madison, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is at the intersection of Park Avenue and Ridgedale Avenue, on the right when traveling south on Park Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located in James Park. Marker is in this post office area: Madison NJ 07940, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sayre House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line but has been reported missing); Sayre Homestead (about 700 feet away); James Madison (approx. 0.3 miles away); Francis Asbury (approx. 0.3 miles away); Mead Hall (approx. 0.3 miles away); Bethel A.M.E. Church (approx. 0.3 miles away); Miller's Station (approx. half a mile away); First Presbyterian Church of Chatham Township (approx. 0.7 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Madison.
 
Categories. Colonial Era
 
Bottle Hill Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 12, 2011
2. Bottle Hill Tavern Marker
Bottle Hill Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 12, 2011
3. Bottle Hill Tavern Marker
Marker in Madison's James Park image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 12, 2011
4. Marker in Madison's James Park
Col. William Brittin entertained the Marquis de Lafayette at the Bottle Hill Tavern in 1825.
Marker on Park Avenue image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 12, 2011
5. Marker on Park Avenue
The planned demolition of the Bottle Hill Tavern in 1922 led to the establishment of Madison Historical Society.
 
 
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 499 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 12, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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