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Mahwah in Bergen County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Wanamaker Utility Shed

Circa 1830

 
 
Wanamaker Utility Shed Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2011
1. Wanamaker Utility Shed Marker
Inscription.
The island road property
from which this utility
shed came from was owned by
Pieter Wanamaker in 1713
shortly after he came
from Germany.

The Wanamaker House was
destroyed in 1968, and now
is the site of Bennett Bros.

 
Location. 41° 5.677′ N, 74° 8.853′ W. Marker is in Mahwah, New Jersey, in Bergen County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Old Station Lane and Ramapo Avenue, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is located behind the Old Station Museum of the Mahwah Museum Society, near the Mahwah train station. Marker is in this post office area: Mahwah NJ 07430, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Mahwah’s First Station (within shouting distance of this marker); Tree of Life (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Lutheran Cemetery (approx. 0.4 miles away); American Brake Shoe Foundry (approx. 0.6 miles away); Hopper Gristmill Site (approx. 0.7 miles away); Laroe-Van Horn House (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rochambeau’s Encampment (approx. 1.4 miles away in New York); This Cannon “Independence” (approx. 1.4 miles away in New York). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Mahwah.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
Wanamaker Utility Shed image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, June 26, 2011
2. Wanamaker Utility Shed
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 28, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 603 times since then and 43 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on June 28, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.
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