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

Captain Joshua Huddy

 
 
Captain Joshua Huddy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
1. Captain Joshua Huddy Marker
Inscription.  Revolutionary War Patriot led his men at the Block House Battle on the banks of the Toms River. Was captured and hung by the British at Graveley Point, Atlantic Highlands, New Jersey on April 12, 1782. He gave his life for American independence.
 
Erected 2007 by Captain Joshua Huddy Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Daughters of the American Revolution marker series.
 
Location. 39° 57.061′ N, 74° 11.854′ W. Marker is in Toms River, New Jersey, in Ocean County. Marker is on East Water Street. The marker is located in Huddy Park. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 East Water Street, Seaside Park NJ 08752, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Toms River Block House (a few steps from this marker); Toms River Township’s First Park (within shouting distance of this marker); Huddy’s Hanging Stalls Peace Talks (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Captain Joshua Huddy
Captain Joshua Huddy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
2. Captain Joshua Huddy Marker
(within shouting distance of this marker); Toms River Blockhouse Fight (within shouting distance of this marker); The British Attack Toms River (within shouting distance of this marker); Anchor from the Aircraft Carrier USS Randolph CV-15 (within shouting distance of this marker); a different marker also named Toms River Block House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Toms River.
 
Also see . . .  Captain Huddy's Story NSDAR. (Submitted on February 4, 2016, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
 
Categories. War, US Revolutionary
 
Replica of the Block House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
3. Replica of the Block House
Replica of the Block House image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
4. Replica of the Block House
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 334 times since then and 19 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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