Near High Bridge in Hunterdon County, New Jersey — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Furnace produced iron ore for the Continental Army, cannon balls, farm implements. Forgemaster's house is stucco building on slope. The William B. Honachefsky Memorial Tract encompasses 64 Acres, abutting Union Furnace
Erected 2002 by Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission.
Marker series. This marker is included in the New Jersey, Hunterdon County Cultural and Heritage Commission marker series.
Location. 40° 40.246′ N, 74° 55.367′ W. Marker is near High Bridge, New Jersey, in Hunterdon County. Marker is on Van Syckles Road, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: High Bridge NJ 08829, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Forge Masters Dwelling (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); High Bridge (approx. 1.2 miles away); C.K. Hoffman Veterans Memorial Park (approx. 1.4 miles away); High Bridge and the Railroad (approx. 1.4 miles away); St. Joseph Parish (approx. 1.4 miles away); The American Hotel Old Iron Mines (approx. 1.5 miles away); T.I.S.C.O. Complex (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in High Bridge.
1. William B Honachefsky Memorial Trail/Tract
The William B Honachefsky Memorial Trail/Tract is 1 1/2 miles and connected to Union Furnace County Park Preserve , which is connected to the Spruce Run Recreation Area all clear, interconnected trail. Parking is available at the Union Furnace Trail Head or limited parking is available at the William B. Honachefsky Memorial Trail Head. Abundant wildlife. Total pproximately 4 miles.
— Submitted June 26, 2008, by William Honachefsky Jr of High Bridge/Clinton Twp, New Jersey.
Categories. • Industry & Commerce • Military • Notable Buildings • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 23, 2008, by William Honachefsky Jr of High Bridge/Clinton Twp, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 2,001 times since then and 52 times this year. Last updated on February 29, 2016, by William Honachefsky Jr of Clinton, New Jersey. Photos: 1. submitted on January 23, 2008, by William Honachefsky Jr of High Bridge/Clinton Twp, New Jersey. 2. submitted on April 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. 3. submitted on May 7, 2009, by Alan Edelson of Union Twsp., New Jersey. 4. submitted on January 27, 2008, by William Honachefsky Jr of High Bridge/Clinton Twp, New Jersey. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.