Medford in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
running here before 1800.
Charcoal burned from native
oak trees filled the needs
of the Philadelphia Mint.
Erected by Medford Historic Advisory Board. (Marker Number 1.)
Location. 39° 49.343′ N, 74° 50.876′ W. Marker is in Medford, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on Tansborough Road, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located on Tansborough Road between Bortons Road and Sawmill Road, at the entrance to the Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge. Marker is in this post office area: Medford NJ 08055, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Decades Ago in Lake Pine (approx. 3 miles away); Aetna Furnace (approx. 3.6 miles away); Christopher’s Mill (approx. 4 miles away); Braddocks Folly (approx. 4.1 miles away); Cross Keys Tavern (approx. 4.1 miles away); Hoot Owl Farm (approx. 4.4 miles away); Oliphant’s Mill (approx. 4.4 miles away); Dellett (approx. 4˝ miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Medford.
Also see . . . Historic Sites in Medford, NJ. West Jersey History Project website. (Submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 372 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 26, 2011, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.