Sparta in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
raided in 1781 by
James Moody’s Tories.
The band plundered
the home of
a patriot leader,
Robert Ogden, Sr.
Erected by State of New Jersey.
Location. 41° 2.426′ N, 74° 37.904′ W. Marker is in Sparta, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is on Main Street, on the right when traveling south. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the Sparta VFW 7248 building. Marker is at or near this postal address: 66 Main Street, Sparta NJ 07871, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Sparta War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Krogh’s (approx. 0.8 miles away); Lake Mohawk Memorial (approx. 0.8 miles away); Old Schoolhouse and Firehouse Museum (approx. 3.4 miles away); The Works of the New Jersey and Pennsylvania Concentrating Company (approx. 3.6 miles away); Amity School (approx. 4.1 miles away); The Lafayette Foundry (approx. 5 miles away); Northwest New Jersey Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
Categories. • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 16, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 331 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 16, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.