“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers and War Memorials in Warren County, New Jersey

Clickable Map of Warren County, New Jersey and Immediately Adjacent Jurisdictions image/svg+xml 2019-10-06 U.S. Census Bureau, Abe.suleiman; Lokal_Profil;; J.J.Prats/dc:title> Warren County, NJ (122) Hunterdon County, NJ (364) Morris County, NJ (392) Sussex County, NJ (92) Bucks County, PA (254) Monroe County, PA (93) Northampton County, PA (246)  WarrenCounty(122) Warren County (122)  HunterdonCounty(364) Hunterdon County (364)  MorrisCounty(392) Morris County (392)  SussexCounty(92) Sussex County (92)  BucksCountyPennsylvania(254) Bucks County (254)  MonroeCounty(93) Monroe County (93)  NorthamptonCounty(246) Northampton County (246)
Belvidere is the county seat for Warren County
Adjacent to Warren County, New Jersey
      Hunterdon County (364)  
      Morris County (392)  
      Sussex County (92)  
      Bucks County, Pennsylvania (254)  
      Monroe County, Pennsylvania (93)  
      Northampton County, Pennsylvania (246)  
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1New Jersey, Warren County, Allamuchy — Allamuch Freight House
The Lehigh & Hudson River Railroad was the smallest of the anthracite coal railroads that proliferated the Northeast. In 1886, the L&HR built a passenger station at this site. A freight house was added in 1906 to service the busy farmers and is now . . . Map (db m165277) HM
2New Jersey, Warren County, Allamuchy — Rutherfurd HallNational Register of Historic Places
Rutherfurd Hall, built in 1903, is a National and NJ State Historic Landmark. A sprawling country home, the hall was designed as a grand country manor by famed architect Whitney Warren, who also designed such landmarks as New York's Grand Central . . . Map (db m165879) HM
3New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Edward R. Bodogh Sr.
Homeward Bound Edward R. Bodogh Sr. U.S.N. - WW. II 1921 - 2012 Map (db m157182) WM
4New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Eugene Gannon
Eugene Gannon Capt. U.S.M.C. Map (db m157181) WM
5New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Kenneth I. Mace
World War II Kenneth I. Mace Map (db m157180) WM
6New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Korean War Memorial1950 - 1955
In honored memory of her brave sons and daughters who at the call of their country served the cause of humanity in the Korean ConflictMap (db m157185) WM
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7New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Veterans Memorial
Honoring the men and women who served our country in World War I World War II Korea Vietnam Persian GulfMap (db m157183) WM
8New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Veterans Memorial
Dedicated to the Men and Women of Alpha who served our Country and in memory of those who made the Supreme SacrificeMap (db m157189) WM
9New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — Vietnam Conflict Memorial1964 - 1973
In honored memory of her brave sons and daughters who at the call of their country served the cause of humanity in the Vietnam Conflict.Map (db m157188) WM
10New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — World War I Memorial1917 - 1918
Erected by the citizens of Alpha in honored memory of her brave sons who served at the call of their country served the cause of humanity in the World War. Dedicated Sept. 6, 1987 ★ Pangotti, Nazzareno ★ Montasi, . . . Map (db m157184) WM
11New Jersey, Warren County, Alpha — World War II Memorial1941 - 1945
Dedicated to the men and women of Alpha who served our country in World War II and in memory of those who made the Supreme SacrificeMap (db m157187) WM
12New Jersey, Warren County, Asbury — McCullough House1784
Built by Rev. War Colonel, Judge & Friend of Asbury. Wm. McCullough. Barn was early Methodist meeting place. Later owned by Thom. McElrath, co-owner of Greeley's Tribune.Map (db m70055) HM
13New Jersey, Warren County, Asbury — Methodist Church of AsburyMethodist Historic Site
The Methodist Church of Asbury, New Jersey, by official action of the Northern New Jersey annual Conference of the Methodist Church, is designated a Methodist Historic Site in recognition of the participation of Bishop Francis Asbury in . . . Map (db m27676) HM
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14New Jersey, Warren County, Asbury — The Plenge Archaeological Site
Nearly 13,000 years ago, groups of hunter-gatherers entered the Musconetcong Valley. Near this location is one of the most intensively revisited encampments of these early Native Americans or Paleoindians, ever documented in New Jersey. Thousands of . . . Map (db m68139) HM
15New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — Belvidere
Major Robert Hoops had a store and mill here in the 1770's. "Mercer" became Belvidere in 1791. It became a river trade center in the 1800's and finally the county seat in 1825.Map (db m26105) HM
16New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — County Park
In 1824 Garret Wall presented the land which ... "is always to be kept and continued open as a public square, walk, promenade for the free common and uninterrupted use of the County of Warren forever."Map (db m30525) HM
17New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — Court House(Warren County, NJ)
Built in 1826. Location of early sensational trials and public hangings. Its present colonial appearance retained in 1959-1960 restoration.Map (db m30524) HM
18New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — John NicollClockmaker - c. 1825
This property is listed in the National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the Interior. Belvidere Historic DistrictMap (db m58412) HM
19New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — The Shoe Tree
Barefoot country folk sat under this tree to put on shoes before going to worship across the village green.Map (db m25990) HM
20New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — Warren County Purple Heart Monument
Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 Dedicated to all recipients of the Purple Heart, those wounded during our nation's wars and conflicts. My stone is red for the blood they shed, the medal I bear . . . Map (db m30523) HM
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21New Jersey, Warren County, Belvidere — Warren County Veterans Monument
[ Center Marker: ] We, The Citizens of Warren County, dedicate this monument on the eleventh day of November, nineteen hundred and ninety eight, to the Veterans of Warren County who have made the ultimate sacrifice, thus preserving for . . . Map (db m81106) WM
22New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Blair AcademyNational Register of Historic Places
The Old Academy and Old Mill, Clinton, Locke, and Ivy Halls, and The Insley Hall Addition have been placed on The National Register of Historic Places by the United States Department of the InteriorMap (db m150377) HM
23New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Blairstown Historic District
. . . Map (db m97778) HM
24New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Blairstown Hotel39 Main Street — 1838-1957 —
For close to 120 years, this location served as the home to the famed Blairstown Hotel. During the late 1830s, George Van Scoten saw the need for accommodations for those traveling through town and weary from their travel by foot or horse. At the . . . Map (db m150373) HM
25New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Branigan’s Pharmacy
Blairstown had a doctor but no place in town to purchase prescriptions on a regular basis. In 1872, Daniel Shoemaker, a druggist from Belvidere, started supplying the needs of the people for medical supplies on an irregular basis and in 1876 moved . . . Map (db m97776) HM
26New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Dr. John C. Johnson Residence
This center-hall Colonial, constructed circa 1850, was the home of Dr. John Couse Johnson and his family. Dr. Johnson was born on October 21, 1828, in Wantage Township, New Jersey. He received his degree in 1850 at the New York College of . . . Map (db m97736) HM
27New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — First Methodist Episcopal ChurchOld Academy Drive
In 1811, the Methodist Society was formed in Blairstown. In 1838, John I. Blair donated the land on which this First Methodist Episcopal Church stood. The church was a plain stone structure, with Gothic windows and two front doors that opened into . . . Map (db m150374) HM
28New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — First Presbyterian Church of Blairstown
In March of 1839, the citizens of Blairstown (then Gravel Hill) and vicinity convened for the purpose of electing trustees of a Presbyterian church. John I. Blair was made chairman and Dr. John Albright secretary. Prior to this meeting, the . . . Map (db m97733) HM
29New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Flatiron Building
Early history describes this building as a single structure, which when researched proves to not be entirely accurate. The structure is comprised of two separate entities joined together circa 1889. The first of these, the small rear two-story . . . Map (db m97737) HM
30New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Memorial HallCompleted in 1952
Home to the Scribner Library and a memorial to the Blair Alumni who died in service to their country. Renovated and then rededicated on June 13, 1998 as the Timken Library.Map (db m150378) HM WM
31New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Old Academy(Blairstown Presbyterial Academy)
Until 1848, the children in and around Blairstown attended classes in two locations: in a wood frame schoolhouse that was located near the Presbyterian church and, by 1822, in a brick schoolhouse that was built on the south side of the Paulins . . . Map (db m150376) HM
32New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Roy’s Hall
The year 1913 was another special one for Blairstown as it witnessed the opening of a theatre. On April 2,1913 Robert Roy and Raymond Smith opened a community hall and theatre named Roy's Hall. The first floor was utilized for dances and similar . . . Map (db m97777) HM
33New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — Simeon Cooke Residence
Built prior to 1819, the residence before you is recognized to be the oldest homestead in the village of Blairstown. The longest continuous residents of this place were the Simeon Cooke family who lived here from the mid 1850s until 1927. Mr. Cooke . . . Map (db m208628) HM
34New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — The Mill
Built in 1818 by William Hankinson the mill is a stone replacement for the Smith's Mills, a grist and a saw mill, built by Benjamin Smith, ca. 1760. Smith's Mills was also the first name of the Village. When Hankinson erected the stone mill traces . . . Map (db m97738) HM
35New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — The Old MillBuilt in 1825 Reported missing
. . . Map (db m21468) HM
36New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — The Rainbow Confectionery
This building was first known as the Bunnell building, built in the early-to-mid 1870s serving as a confectionery, ice cream and variety shop during most of its years. By 1877, Leslie Bunnell sold his business of dispensing fine French chocolates, . . . Map (db m97740) HM
37New Jersey, Warren County, Blairstown — The Water Works
For many years the people in and around what was to become Blairstown relied on streams, springs, and hand dug wells as a source of water. That was all going to change. With an ever increasing population of people, cattle, and other domestic stock, . . . Map (db m97775) HM
38New Jersey, Warren County, Bloomsbury, Pohatcong Township — PohatcongWarren County, NJ
The original inhabitants of the Lower Musconetcong Valley were the Leni Lenape, who arrived here about 10 thousand years ago. Their campsites & farms dotted the valley and they annually burned off the meadow to maintain grasslands for . . . Map (db m64186) HM
39New Jersey, Warren County, Broadway — Franklin Township Veterans Monument
This monument is dedicated to the veterans of Franklin Township who fought for our freedom. They will always be in our hearts.Map (db m43322) HM
40New Jersey, Warren County, Carpentersville — Carpentersville
Named for the first settler, Jacob Carpenter who emigrated from Switzerland about 1748. A ferry was operated between here and Raubsville, PA. By the mid 1700's there was a gristmill here and a general store through the 1800's. In 1854, . . . Map (db m17019) HM
41New Jersey, Warren County, Changewater — Revolutionary Army Route
Route of Revolutionary Army in their retreat across New Jersey after the Battle of Long Island 1776Map (db m19142) HM
42New Jersey, Warren County, Columbia — Delaware, Lackawanna and Western RailroadNJ Cut-off Viaduct — 1911 —
The open spandrel design pushed reinforced concrete arches beyond the known limit when built. An engineering feat, the railroad alignment rises and falls 11 feet over 28.45 miles.Map (db m103910) HM
43New Jersey, Warren County, Columbia — Kittatinny PointDelaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
Hike to the top of Mount Tammy for a bird’s eye view of the spectacular Delaware Water Gap. Throughout this national park you can hike and bike on marked trails, fish the calm flowing river and cascading streams, paddle the scenic Delaware River, or . . . Map (db m86974) HM
44New Jersey, Warren County, Delaware — Delaware Village Historic District
Listed on the State & National Registers of Historical Places 2004 John I. Blair founded Delaware Village in the 1850's as a station on the newly built Warren Railroad in a rural neighborhood first settled circa 1740. While the station was . . . Map (db m26115) HM
45New Jersey, Warren County, Finesville — Finesville
Finesville began as Chelsea Forge, ca 1751, a charcoal - iron forge on the Musconetcong River. Philip and John Fine, brothers of German descent purchased the forge in the late 1700's, built a dam, and soon after built an oil mill, gristmill . . . Map (db m17885) HM
46New Jersey, Warren County, Finesville — Hunts Meadow
Patriot Edward Hunt settled here on his father's 600 acres of land prior to 1772. In 1778, 60 cavalry horses belonging to the Continental Army were wintered here and "returned in spring in excellent condition". Before the revolution, . . . Map (db m17887) HM
47New Jersey, Warren County, Finesville — Seigletown
In 1793, Benjamin Seigle, a captain of the militia during the revolution purchased land here & built a home & a pottery, and produced items of red clay known as Seigleware. The Seigles built a gristmill, clovermill & blacksmith shop. They owned . . . Map (db m17884) HM
48New Jersey, Warren County, Franklin Townsip — The Concrete Mile
New Jersey's first concrete highway was built in Franklin Township in 1912 with cement manufactured at Thomas A. Edison's Portland Cement Company in New Village.Map (db m33642) HM
49New Jersey, Warren County, Great Meadows — Famous Milestone
A marker erected in 1754 to guide travelers on their way to the seat of Susses County Government at "The Logg Gaol".Map (db m165273) HM
50New Jersey, Warren County, Greenwich Township, Stewartsville — General William MaxwellIn Honor of
Born in County Tyrone, Ireland in 1733. His Scotch-Irish parents brought family here to Greenwich Township in 1747. Never married and died in Hunterdon Co., Nov. 4, 1796 and buried in this churchyard. Always a Soldier, from Private to . . . Map (db m167187) HM
51New Jersey, Warren County, Greenwich Township, Stewartsville — Greenwich Township Veterans Monument
In Memory of All American Veterans This memorial honors all American Veterans who, although separated by generations, shared a common, undeniable goal - to valiantly protect our Country's Freedoms. The memories of these American . . . Map (db m34322) HM
52New Jersey, Warren County, Greenwich Township, Stewartsville — Old Greenwich Cemetery
This tablet is dedicated to the memory of the Revolutionary Patriots buried in Old Greenwich Cemetery —————————— [Column One] Joseph Beavers • Spencer Carter • . . . Map (db m19465) HM
53New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Beattystown Historic DistrictSettled 1750
Early farming, milling, manufacturing & trading settlement. Site of Revolutionary War march and encampment, 1777. New Jersey & National Registers of Historic Sites designation achieved in 1990.Map (db m33258) HM
54New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Blue Ridge Post 164 World War I Memorial
Lest We Forget Those Who Answered Their Country’s Call In The World War 1917     1918Map (db m101972) WM
55New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Hackettstown Civil War Monument
< Front of Monument : > “Remember you are Jerseymen” General Nathan Kimball, Dec 12, 1862 Eastern Campaigns Bull Run Peninsula Second Bull Run Antietam Fredricksburg Chancellorsville Gettysburg Wildnerness Spotsylvania . . . Map (db m33257) HM
56New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Hackettstown Vietnam Memorial
Dedicated to the men and women of the Hackettstown area who served in the Vietnam War Presented by the Hackettstown Kiwanis Club 1986Map (db m53395) HM
57New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Lt. and Mrs. Robert Wilson
Site of the home of Lt. and Mrs. Robert Wilson Gen. and Mrs. George Washington were entertained here in November 1780 and at other times while the armies were encamped at Morristown Site marked in 1964 by Gen. William Maxwell Chapter, D.A.R. . . . Map (db m53386) HM
58New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Old Presbyterian Burial Ground
Hackettstown, New Jersey Established 1763 Burial place for earlier settlers Revolutionary War patriots and their families Dedicated 1999 Hackettstown Historical Society Marker by Cochran Funeral HomeMap (db m53391) HM
59New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Sea WolfJohn Duncan Bulkeley
Sea Wolf In Memorial America’s Most Decorated Warrior John Duncan Bulkeley Vice Admiral, United States Navy August 19, 1911 – April 6, 1996 World War II   Korea Schooled in Beattystown 1928 graduate, Hackettstown High School . . . Map (db m101971) WM
60New Jersey, Warren County, Hackettstown — Union Cemetery Memorial to the Unknown Dead
To The Unknown Dead For Us Their Precious Lives They Gave; For Freedom’s Sacred Cause They Died.Map (db m101970) WM
61New Jersey, Warren County, Hardwick Township, Columbia — Sunfish Pond
Has been designated a Registered Natural Landmark Under the provisions of the Historic Sites Act of August 12, 1935 This site possesses exceptional value in illustrating the natural history of the United States U.S. Department of . . . Map (db m190291) HM
62New Jersey, Warren County, Hazen — First Presbyterian Church of Oxford
Resolution On motion by Mrs. Dickey, seconded by Mr. Miller the following resolution was unanimously adopted by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of the County of Warren at a meeting held March 9, 1994. Resolution honoring the membership of . . . Map (db m26679) HM
63New Jersey, Warren County, Johnsonburg — Johnsonburg
. . . Map (db m26079) HM
64New Jersey, Warren County, Johnsonburg — Logg Gaol
A log jail here was the first public building of Sussex County, 1754-56. Village later adopted the name of Johnsonburg.Map (db m25997) HM
65New Jersey, Warren County, Karrsville — Timberswamp Farm
Capt. Geo. Winters Homestead ca. 1848 National Register of Historic PlacesMap (db m45016) HM
66New Jersey, Warren County, Kennedys — Shackletown
This was once part of the area known as Kennedys, but when the Lehigh Valley Railroad came through in the 1850's, a foundry was built at the foot of Silver Hill to cast the shackle bolts for the coupling-links that were used to fasten the railway . . . Map (db m17881) HM
67New Jersey, Warren County, Mt. Bethel — Pioneer Methodist Bishop Francis Asbury
Founded the Mt. BETHEL METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH in an old log church on this site FRIDAY MAY 10, 1811. On Thursday May 9, 1811 Bishop Asbury stayed at Halls Mill (now Asbury) with Col. William McCullough. He preached there in the barn. . . . Map (db m18965) HM
68New Jersey, Warren County, New Village — Edison Portland Cement Company1901 - 1941
Manufactured the cement for "The Concrete Mile". The first concrete road in the state of New Jersey. View the top of the cement plant silo through the viewfinder.Map (db m57791) HM
69New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Company Store
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #14 The brick "L" building was built in the mid 1800s and was the third location of the company store.Map (db m20219) HM
70New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Foundry
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #5 Foundry Produced train car wheels in the mid 1800s.Map (db m20222) HM
71New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Grist Mill
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #3 Grist Mill Built in 1813, Became the Colonial Methodist Church in 1913.Map (db m20223) HM
72New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Historic Second Presbyterian ChurchOxford, NJ
The brick church was constructed in 1866 on land deeded to Second Presbyterian Church by the Scranton Family, who were proprietors of Oxford Furnace and among the congregation's founders. Rev,. E. Clarke Cline was the first installed minister on . . . Map (db m63553) HM
73New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Oxford Furnace
Built in 1741-42 by Jonathan Robeson in partnership with the Shippen Family on land that would eventually encompass approximately 4,000 acres including iron ore, limestone, wood and water resources utilized by the furnace. It is the oldest remaining . . . Map (db m75568) HM
74New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Oxford Furnace #1
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #4 Oxford Furnace #1 Construction started in 1741, first blast in 1743, blown out in 1884.Map (db m20441) HM
75New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Oxford Furnace Memorial
In memory of Veterans who served honorably in the Armed ForcesMap (db m20226) WM
76New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Oxford House / Wall Street
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #13 Oxford House/ Wall Street Oxford House has been an inn since the middle 1850s.Map (db m20225) HM
77New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Shippen Manor1754
Built by Joseph and Wm. Shippen, owners of Oxford Furnace. Served as iron company residence for 200 years. A state and national historic site.Map (db m20220) HM
78New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — Shippen Manor
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #1 Shippen Manor Built by Joseph & William Shippen, Gentlemen Landowners, Circa 1754.Map (db m20221) HM
79New Jersey, Warren County, Oxford — St. Rose of Lima R.C. Church
Oxford Industrial Historic District Site #10 Dedicated in 1902Map (db m63554) HM
80New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Bluestone Sidewalks
Bluestone slabs comprised the sidewalks of our business district in the 1870's. These are well over 100 years. Cut from the Pennsylvania Slate Belt, they were delivered to the town's "Road Overseer". 1874 maps show "Main Street" was then 60 feet . . . Map (db m30514) HM
81New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Bullman Street StairwayRededicated December 12, 2002
Originally built of cast iron in the early 1900's, these stairs have served as a major thoroughfare for inhabitants of Phillipsburg for over 90 years. In 2002, funding by the NJDOT and Phillipsburg UEZ enabled the Town . . . Map (db m157232) HM
82New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Civil War Mortar
Civil War 1861 - 1865 This mortar used at Island No. 10 in the Mississippi RiverMap (db m157221) HM WM
83New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Civil War Mortar
Civil War 1861 - 1865 This mortar used at Island No. 10 in the Mississippi RiverMap (db m157222) HM WM
84New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Civil War Mortar
Civil War 1861 - 1865 This mortar used at the Siege of Vicksburg on the Mississippi RiverMap (db m157223) HM WM
85New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Dale EstateCirca 1873
William Dale, railroad overseer purchased this land from Bel-Del Railroad in 1861. The original home to rear, overlooked the railroad turntable, so Dale could view his workers. This home has 18 rooms. Later, home and dental office of Dr. Harry . . . Map (db m30511) HM
86New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Early IndustrySouth Main Street — Morris Canal Greenway —
Early industry started along Lopatcong Creek between South Main Street and the Delaware River. Water, that was readily available from the creek, powered grist and sawmills. The unused water was returned to the creek which then emptied into the . . . Map (db m157211) HM
87New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — James CampbellCanal Boat Captain (1856 - 1932) — Morris Canal Greenway —
James Campbell (Camel) was born January 16, 1856. He and his wife, Hanna K. Anderson were married on October 9, 1878 and had eight children; four boys and four girls. James was a "free" born African American who could both read and write. At . . . Map (db m157218) HM
88New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Kenneth "Red" VandegriftMedal of Honor — In Honored Memory —
Patrolman, #171 Phillipsburg Police Department For bravery and devotion to duty in sacrificing his own life on November 20th, 1930 while protecting and serving the citizens of Phillipsburg, New Jersey. Bestowed posthumously and . . . Map (db m63110) HM
89New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Lander-Stewart MansionCirca 1880
The town's only brownstone, built in grandeous manner to resemble those of East Side Manhattan. Exotic woods, marble, tile and glass brought back from Stewart's European travels line its interior. The front doors are hand carved cypress from . . . Map (db m30513) HM
90New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Morris Canal - Lock 10 West1824 - 1924
Lock 10 West was situated on the N.W. side of S. Main St. with the Lopatcong Creek channel paralleling it. This lock had a lift of 9 ft. It's 3 ft. thick stone walls were 120 ft. long and it's chamber was 11 ft. wide. A canal store operated . . . Map (db m30503) HM
91New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Morris Canal Bridge No. 2
This bridge marks the western limit of Morris Canal property acquired by the state under agreement, November 29th 1922. The canal was chartered December 31st 1824, and opened for business in 1831. Two miles west of this point, at the Delaware River, . . . Map (db m30505) HM
92New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Morris Canal Greenway
The Successful completion of New York's Erie Canal in 1825 demonstrated to the new nation that improved transportation infrastructure was the key to unlocking the country's great wealth of national resources. The discovery of anthracite coal in . . . Map (db m157210) HM
93New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Phillipsburg
"Chintewink," Indian village, 1654. Incorporated, 1861. Terminus of Morris Canal, 1832, and Central Railroad of New Jersey, 1852.Map (db m157234) HM
94New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Phillipsburg & South Main Street
Maps dated 1654 by a Dutch engineer show an Indian village called "Chinterwink". Phillipsburg was first found on a 1749 map named after Indian Chief Phillip, whose tribe made this rich fising and hunting ground their home. Phillipsburg was . . . Map (db m30509) HM
95New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Phillipsburg Civil War Memorial
Erected in the memory of the Soldiers and Sailors of Phillipsburg, N.J. and vicinity who served in the Civil War 1861 - 1865Map (db m30506) HM
96New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Presbyterian ManseCirca 1862
Constructed as a home for clergy (Rev. Townsend) for the Phillipsburg Presbyterian Church in 1858; a magnificent stone structure then located at "Main and Market Streets". The Manse was sold to attorney John F. Dumont in 1883 and has been used . . . Map (db m30519) HM
97New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — S.A. Comstock BuildingMalaska Lodge — Circa 1860 —
The Comstock Family owned many properties, including this, which was first used as a boarding house, and the famous Lee House, located at Union Square (Wardell site). This building was later used and purchased by the Malaska Council, a once . . . Map (db m30517) HM
98New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Stites - Thomas StoreCirca 1849
First built as a grain sale and transfer station from the Morris to Lehigh Canal. Horse drawn trailers were driven into the store for grain loading. The grain was then put on canal boats and transported up the Lehigh. In the 1870's it was used as a . . . Map (db m30515) HM
99New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Stites-Lander TownhouseCirca 1835
Originally occupied by William Stites, Phillipsburg tailor. Later the home of prominent resident John Lander (b.1798-1889) who was co-founder of the Warren Iron Foundry (1856) and the Town Postmaster. Hailed "the oldest living postmaster" in 1882. . . . Map (db m30512) HM
100New Jersey, Warren County, Phillipsburg — Union Square Hotel
The Union Square Hotel served as the town's first Town Hall, and all travelers going to or from Easton passed through the square. The hotel was erected in 1811 by Joseph Roseberry, and consisted of only the lower three stone Federal-style stories; . . . Map (db m157224) HM

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