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Scotch Plains in Union County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Swift Sure Stage Line

 
 
Swift Sure Stage Line Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 17, 2008
1. Swift Sure Stage Line Marker
Inscription.
1799
Marking the route through Scotch Plains of the Swift Sure Stage Line Philadelphia to New York.

Erected by Scotch Plains Chapter D.A.R.
February 12, 1941
 
Erected 1941 by Scotch Plains Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 40° 39.045′ N, 74° 23.911′ W. Marker is in Scotch Plains, New Jersey, in Union County. Marker is on Front Street (County Route 620) near Park Avenue (County Route 655), in the median. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 366 Park Ave, Scotch Plains NJ 07076, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stage House Inn ( within shouting distance of this marker); Cannon Ball House ( within shouting distance of this marker); Patriots and Soldiers of the American Revolution ( about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Baptist Parsonage ( about 700 feet away); Caesar ( approx. 0.2 miles away); “Osborn House”
Scotch Plains Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 17, 2008
2. Scotch Plains Marker
( approx. half a mile away); “Dolbier House” ( approx. 1.9 miles away); Westfield ( approx. 2.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Scotch Plains.
 
Categories. Notable PlacesRoads & Vehicles
 
Stage House Inn image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, May 17, 2008
3. Stage House Inn
Dating back to 1737, this former Inn from Stage Coach days today serves as a restaurant.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 18, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,378 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on May 18, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. • Kevin W. was the editor who published this page.
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