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

Peter Cook House

Circa 1778

 
 
Peter Cook House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
1. Peter Cook House Marker
Inscription. Original stone house and farm owned by Peter Cook. Early Rockaway Valley settler and founding trustee of Reformed Dutch Church of Parsippany in 1774. Federal addition built in 1806.
 
Erected 1981 by Morris County Heritage Commission.
 
Location. 40° 53.786′ N, 74° 27.527′ W. Marker is in Denville, New Jersey, in Morris County. Marker is on Norris Road-former name Old Boonton Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 14 Norris Road-former name Old Boonton Road, Denville NJ 07834, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morris Canal (approx. 0.6 miles away); E.C. Peer & Sons Store (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Diamond Spring (approx. 0.6 miles away); Job Allen Iron Works (approx. 0.8 miles away); Mountain Lakes Railroad Station (approx. 1.5 miles away); Mt. Tabor Camp Meeting Association (approx. 1.9 miles away); Kitchel Homestead (approx. 2.1 miles away); a different marker also named Morris Canal (approx. 2.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Denville.
 
Categories. Settlements & Settlers
 
Peter Cook House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
2. Peter Cook House Marker
Peter Cook House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, December 8, 2015
3. Peter Cook House Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on December 15, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 184 times since then and 68 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on December 15, 2015, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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