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Moorestown in Burlington County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Site of Cox's Tavern

 
 
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By Don Morfe, November 29, 2014
1. Site of Cox's Tavern Marker
Inscription. John Cox bought this tavern in 1745. He was town clerk from 1748 to 1791. Town meetings were held here until 1812 when the Town Hall was built. It was the home of the stagecoach line to Camden from 1835 to 1850 and a stop of the Mt. Holly stage. It was demolished in 1904.
 
Location. 39° 57.936′ N, 74° 56.502′ W. Marker is in Moorestown, New Jersey, in Burlington County. Marker is on East Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Moorestown NJ 08057, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Robertsí Hall (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); “Hessian House” (about 400 feet away); First Moorestown, New Jersey Friends Meeting House (about 400 feet away); Morgan Hollinshead Clock Shop Site (about 500 feet away); Site of Coles Hotel (about 600 feet away); Town Hall (about 700 feet away); Moorestown, N.J. (approx. 0.2 miles away); Smith-Cadbury Mansion (approx. 0.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Moorestown.
 
Categories. Colonial EraIndustry & Commerce
 
Site of Cox's Tavern Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, November 29, 2014
2. Site of Cox's Tavern Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 226 times since then and 53 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on December 10, 2014, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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