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Lincoln Park in Morris County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Morris Canal

1824 1924

 
 
Morris Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. Morris Canal Marker
Inscription. National Register Landmark-Canal crossed Pompton River on an aqueduct just north of here
 
Erected by Morris County.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 40° 54.872′ N, 74° 16.318′ W. Marker is in Lincoln Park, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Boonton Turnpike (US 202). Touch for map. The marker is across the street from Aqueduct Park. Marker is in this post office area: Lincoln Park NJ 07035, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Demarest House (approx. 0.8 miles away); Encampments #3 & #14 (approx. 1.2 miles away); Historic Newark-Pompton Turnpike (approx. 1.6 miles away); John Dods Tavern (approx. 1.8 miles away); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 2 miles away); Washington Headquarters (approx. 2 miles away); Colonel Theunis Dey (approx. 2 miles away); Kipp – Nellis Farm (approx. 2.3 miles away).
 
Categories. Waterways & Vessels
 
Morris Canal Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Morris Canal Marker
Pompton River image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. Pompton River
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 119 times since then and 34 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 14, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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