Jersey City in Hudson County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
George E. Blakeslee
the modern highway
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The Friends of the Marion Section
Patrick J. O’Melia
Hassan Abubakr • Tessie Brady • Sam C. Difeo • Mary Donnelly • Colin Egan • Dean S. Geibel • Robert & Florence Hawks • Jerramiah T. Healy • Louis M. Manzo • Bill O’Dea • Joseph & Rita Pane • Joseph A. Panepinto, Esq. • L. Harvey Smith • Recycling Specialists
Burns Bros. Memorials
Glenn D. Cunningham
1943 – 2004
Location. 40° 44.223′ N, 74° 4.506′ W. Marker is in Jersey City, New Jersey, in Hudson County. Marker is at the intersection of Broadway and Lincoln Highway (U.S. 9), on the left when traveling east on Broadway. Monument is on a triangular island at the intersection. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Jersey City NJ 07306, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Peter Stuyvesant (approx. 0.7 miles away); Jack Roosevelt Robinson (approx. Old Bergen Church (approx. 0.8 miles away); Jane Tuers (approx. 0.9 miles away); Farrier Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Newkirk House (approx. 0.9 miles away); U.S.S. Maine Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away); Rt. Rev. Msgr. Roger A. McGinley (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Jersey City.
Also see . . . The Blakeslee Monument: the traffic stopping memorial to the Father of Good Roads. Some history behind the man behind the monument. (Submitted on October 19, 2016.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on October 19, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 528 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on January 11, 2012, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.