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Bayville in Ocean County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Welcome to Double Trouble State Park

 
 
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By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
1. Welcome to Double Trouble State Park Marker
Inscription. Double Trouble State Park protects over 8,000 acres of distinctive pine barrens habitats and offers rare glimpses into local history. Come and explore the treasures and stories of Double Trouble.

Double Trouble State Park, located on the eastern edge of the Pinelands National Reserve, contains Atlantic white cedar stands, pine-oak forests and the pristine waters and wetlands of the Cedar Creek watershed. The park is haven for wildlife such as northern pine snakes, pine barrens treefrogs, river otters, wood ducks and bog turtles. Distinctive plants include highbush blueberry, sundew, pitcher plant and swamp pink.

Double Trouble Historic District consists of over 200 acres of cranberry bogs and the associated company town. Double Trouble’s building and equipment are rare survivors of an earlier era and offer unique insights into the history of New Jersey’s cranberry and lumber industries. Today, park visitors can enjoy a variety of activities including walking, cycling, canoeing, kayaking and exploring history.
 
Erected by National Park Service and New Jersey Division of Parks and Forestry.
 
Location. 39° 53.84′ N, 74° 13.346′ W. Marker is in Bayville, New Jersey, in Ocean County. Marker is

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By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
2. Welcome to Double Trouble State Park Marker
on Double Trouble Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Bayville NJ 08721, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Exploring The Pinelands (here, next to this marker); Pineland Industries (within shouting distance of this marker); Step into the Past (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Anchor from the Aircraft Carrier USS Randolph CV-15 (approx. 3.9 miles away); Captain Joshua Huddy (approx. 3.9 miles away); Preserving Baymen Heritage (approx. 4 miles away); Toms River Block House (approx. 4.1 miles away); Old Revolutionary Cannon (approx. 4.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Bayville.
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 2, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 138 times since then and 21 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on February 2, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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