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. Marker is located in front of the Sparta VFW 7248 building. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 66 Main Street, Sparta NJ 07871, United States of America. Touch for directions.
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); Historic Lake Mohawk (approx. 0.8 miles away); Krogh’s (approx. 0.8 miles away); Princess White Deer (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). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Sparta.
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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 386 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 16, 2013, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.