“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
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Historical Markers in Long Valley, New Jersey

Clickable Map of Morris 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> Morris County, NJ (410) Essex County, NJ (170) Hunterdon County, NJ (365) Passaic County, NJ (138) Somerset County, NJ (165) Sussex County, NJ (96) Union County, NJ (118) Warren County, NJ (125)  MorrisCounty(410) Morris County (410)  EssexCounty(170) Essex County (170)  HunterdonCounty(365) Hunterdon County (365)  PassaicCounty(138) Passaic County (138)  SomersetCounty(165) Somerset County (165)  SussexCounty(96) Sussex County (96)  UnionCounty(118) Union County (118)  WarrenCounty(125) Warren County (125)
Morristown is the county seat for Morris County
Long Valley is in Morris County
      Morris County (410)  
      Essex County (170)  
      Hunterdon County (365)  
      Passaic County (138)  
      Somerset County (165)  
      Sussex County (96)  
      Union County (118)  
      Warren County (125)  
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1 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — German Valley
Palatine Germans seeking refuge from war and famine settled here c1740. By 1760 they had established farms and mills as well as Lutheran and German reformed Congregations. Many of the stone houses they built still stand. In July 1918 during World . . . Map (db m73488) HM
2 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — German Valley1664-1964 Reported permanently removed
Settled by German groups about 1740. Union Church of logs, 1747, stone, 1774. Renamed Long Valley during first world war.Map (db m228444) HM
3 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — German Valley Bridgec. 1870
This four span random-coursed stone arch bridge is characteristic of stonework associated with German Valley. It is the only four span stone arch bridge in Morris County.Map (db m58594) HM
4 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — German Valley School Bell
Between 1830 and 1886 this bell rang from a belfry on top of this building when it served as a school. In memory of Kathleen Darter.Map (db m58413) HM
5 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — Obadiah Latourette Grist and Saw Mill
This mill is listed on the Sate and National Registers of Historic Places as a contributing property in the German Valley Historic District. Built circa 1750, and owned by Phillip Weise, the mill was essential to the economy and development of . . . Map (db m63558) HM
6 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — Old Stone Union Church1774
The site of the pastorate of Henry M. Muhlenberg D.D. Known as the father of Lutheranism in AmericaMap (db m22663) HM
7 New Jersey, Morris County, Long Valley — Schooley's Mountain Historic District
Fashionable 19th century resort renowned for famous mineral spring and mountain scenery. District includes site of Heath House, Belmont Hall, Forest Grove and present Presbyterian Church, Blake House and General Store.Map (db m63114) HM
8 New Jersey, Morris County, Washington Township, Long Valley — Drakestown
This village spanning Mt. Olive and Washington Townships arose after Ebenezer Drake bought 200 acres here in 1759. An early tavern closed by the mid-1800s. By 1837 a school, store, and post office served local farm families. The 1855 Methodist . . . Map (db m22515) HM
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Apr. 17, 2024