Newton in Sussex County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Hill Memorial
Sussex County Historical Society
Built 1916 in Renaissance Revival style by gift of Joshua Hill. Dedicated June 8, 1917. Listed 1985 on State and National Historic Registers as the oldest Museum Building in New Jersey.
Location. 41° 3.405′ N, 74° 45.238′ W. Marker is in Newton, New Jersey, in Sussex County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 206) and Church Street, on the left when traveling north on Main Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Newton NJ 07860, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. George Washington Tree (here, next to this marker); Home of Thomas Anderson (within shouting distance of this marker); Old Newton Burial Ground (within shouting distance of this marker); Defenders of the Union (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Moody’s Raids (about 600 feet away); Newton Green (about 600 feet away); Sussex County (about 700 feet away); a different marker also named Newton Green (about 700 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Newton.
Also see . . . The Hill Memorial (Submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 1,060 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 1, 2008, by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey.