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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. Touch for map. The marker is located in Huddy Park. Marker is at or near this postal address: 20 East Water Street, Seaside Park NJ 08752, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Anchor from the Aircraft Carrier USS Randolph CV-15 (within shouting distance of this marker); Toms River Block House (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Preserving Baymen Heritage (approx. 0.2 miles away); Old Revolutionary Cannon (approx. 0.2 miles away); Elizabeth Sculthorp Force
Captain Joshua Huddy Marker image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, January 19, 2016
2. Captain Joshua Huddy Marker
(approx. 0.3 miles away); Welcome to Double Trouble State Park (approx. 3.9 miles away); Exploring The Pinelands (approx. 3.9 miles away); Pineland Industries (approx. 4 miles away). 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
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on February 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 256 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 3, 2016, by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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