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By Alan Edelson, February 20, 2014
Van Syckles Tavern Marker (Updated)
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Alexandria Township — St. Thomas Episcopal of Alexandria
Founded 1723. Stonework Erected 1769. Parish Hall 1993. — Map (db m18881) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Annandale — Annandale Historic District
Annandale Historic District founded as Clinton Station Circa 1852 — Map (db m11965) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Annandale — Annandale Reformed Church
Founded in 1861. This church built in 1868 when Annandale was known as Clinton Junction. — Map (db m16925) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Annandale — Central Railroad Of New Jersey
Built west from Elizabeth and Jersey City in the 1830s, reaching Easton in 1852. This stop spawned the town of Clinton Station, renamed Annandale in 1873. — Map (db m16926) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Annandale — Jones Tavern
Established in 1760 by Captain Thomas Jones. During the Revolution was one of the recruiting stations for the militia of Hunterdon County. — Map (db m18184) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Baptistown — Baptistown
Settled by Baptists in the 1720s. One of the area's older towns astride the Old Kings Highway (now Rte. 519), it offered a tavern, stores, and various artisans. — Map (db m16662) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Baptistown — Oak Summit
Continental troops camped here in December 1778 while escorting British and Hessian prisoners to Virginia. The enemy troops were captured in the Battle of Saratoga. — Map (db m16664) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Baptistown — Oak Summit CemeteryEst. 1754
Dedicated to the Revolutionary and Civil War soldiers whose sacrifice will forever shape the course of history. Dedicated by Eagle Scout Chris Wozniak, 2008 — Map (db m18884) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Baptistown — Oak Summit School
Erected in 1849 at a cost of $400. Used almost continuously until 1953. Accommodated up to 40 students with one teacher. — Map (db m16593) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Baptistown — Old Stone Church
Now owned by Unitarian-Universalist congregation. Present church was built in 1837. — Map (db m16592) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Califon — Califon Methodist Episcopal Church
Congregation founded in 1867 in a building moved here from New Germantown (Oldwick). Present church built in 1891. — Map (db m16706) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Califon — Mountain Farm
Founded by Lance family in 1749, and occupied by descendants until 1926. Home to Jehovah's Witnesses for 57 years, until 1999. Now in the County Park System. — Map (db m16705) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Changewater — Changewater Trestle
Railroad operated between Scranton and Hampton from 1856 until 1959 when bridge was razed by Delaware, Lackawanna And Western Railroad. — Map (db m16612) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Changewater — Warren Railroad Company
Connected the Central Railroad to the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad along the Delaware River. Completed 1862; track torn up c1960. — Map (db m16671) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Bonnell’s Tavern
The first regiment of Minute Men in the colonies formed here in 1775. Built in 1767 on the main road from New Brunswick to Easton. — Map (db m16707) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Clinton Historic District
The Town of Clinton Historic District encompasses most of the town's area, including more than 200 properties built between 1810 and 1930. The Town of Clinton was a prominent local commercial center during this period. It's two mills, numerous . . . — Map (db m16673) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Gen. George W. Taylor
Born in High Bridge in 1808 to the iron-making family, he lived in Clinton. Hunterdon's only Civil War general. Killed in 1862 at Manassas, Va. while leading the 1st NJ Brigade. Buried west of the church. — Map (db m18182) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — General George W. Taylor
George William Taylor of Clinton was commissioned Colonel, Third NJ Volunteer Infantry Regiment on 4 June 1861. The Third Regiment was part of the NJ First Brigade (1,1,V1) under the command of General Phil Kearny. Taylor succeeded Kearny as . . . — Map (db m18268) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Hunterdon Museum Of Art
1837 grist mill ground various products until 1952 when it became a cultural center. Presents visual arts exhibitions and education programs. — Map (db m16628) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Music Hall
1890 structure included 300-seat theater and two offices. Hosted variety acts in 1880’S, then live touring shows until 1904. Opened briefly in mid-1960’s and 1970’s. — Map (db m16625) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Clinton — Town of Clinton, New Jersey
Once Hunts Mills. Site of saw, grist and oil mills. Re-named Clinton in 1828 honouring Governor DeWitt Clinton, sponsor of the Erie Canal. Incorporated 1865. — Map (db m16629) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Cokesbury — Cokesbury Methodist Episcopal Church
A pure example of Greek Revival architecture, erected in 1851. Seven other early churches in nearby counties use this basic design. — Map (db m16672) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Fairmount — 19th Century Lime Kiln
Here farmers burned limestone which was crushed into powder and spread on fields to "sweeten the soil." — Map (db m16589) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Fairmount — Fairmount Presbyterian Church
Founded in 1727, the congregation was originally German Reformed. First a log building. A series of larger structures followed. Present building erected in 1851 and remodeled in 1902. — Map (db m16933) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Flemington Egg Auction
The country’s first, and, at one time, the largest, cooperative egg auction. Operated here from 1932 until the death of the egg business in the 1960s. — Map (db m16682) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Flemington Railroad Company
Opened 1854. First of town’s three lines connected to the Bel-Del at Lambertville. Station house c1858. — Map (db m16688) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Kase Homestead
Johann Kase purchased land from Penn family 1738. Built a log cabin with help of Chief Tuccamigan’s tribe. Stone mansion house built ca. 1798. — Map (db m16690) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Lehigh Valley Railroad
In 1884 a shuttle line opened from this station out to the mainline. Passengers travelled via “The Dinkie.” — Map (db m16684) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Reading Home
Built in 1760 for John Reading, Governor of New Jersey 1757 - 1758. Reading served 40 years on provincial council. — Map (db m17248) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Soldiers MonumentFlemington Veterans Memorial
. . . — Map (db m18007) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — South Branch Historic District
The site of homesteads settled early in the 1700's — Map (db m17247) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — South Branch Historic District
The site of homesteads settled early in the 1700's — Map (db m17353) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — South Branch Of Central R.R.
In 1864 provided Flemington’s second rail line. Passenger station erected here. A turntable to the west reversed the locomotives. — Map (db m16687) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Stangl Pottery Outlet & Showroom
This building Served as Fulper Pottery Company's factory #2 from 1924 until 1935. The three large kilns in this building are the last known commercial pottery kilns of this type in the State of New Jersey. In 1935 all manufacturing was transferred . . . — Map (db m16831) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Vietnam War Dogs MemorialIn Memory Of Vietnam War Dogs and Their Handlers
[On Left Side of Marker:] The Soldier Dog I was trained to use my eyes to watch and protect you from harm. My ears to alert you of impending danger like an alarm. My keen sense of smell to detect an enemy close at bay. . . . — Map (db m19186) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Frenchtown — Frenchtown
Top Town takes its name from the many French families that followed Paul Henri Mallet-Prevost, a Swiss refugee from the French Revolution who moved here in 1794. Bottom Called "Sunbeam" in 1759. Later Sherrard's Ferry. Present name for . . . — Map (db m17079) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Frenchtown — Frenchtown Methodist Episcopal Church
Congregation was formed in 1832 and met in a room on Bridge Street. This church erected in 1844 and enlarged in 1861. — Map (db m16651) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Frenchtown — Frenchtown Railroad
The Belvidere-Delaware Railroad c.1853. Later leased to the Penn R. R. System, the line allowed transit of Lehigh & Hudson R. R. passenger trains. — Map (db m16648) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Frenchtown — Frenchtown World War 1 MonumentSpirit of the American Doughboy
This tablet is erected as a tribute to the men of Frenchtown who served on the Great World War. 1917-1918 — Map (db m16650) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Bog Meadows
One of the last remaining "Quaking Bogs" in New Jersey. Put under Bethlehem Twp. protection in 1977. — Map (db m16640) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Forge Masters Dwelling
Only remaining building at Union Forge. Before 1720. Union Township Historic Site. — Map (db m18699) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Fountain Grove Cemetery
Organized in 1865 by the two leading families of Glen Gardner - the Gardners and the Hunts. Land donated by Dr. A. A. Hunt. — Map (db m16666) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Glen Gardner
Originally known as Eveland's Tavern, the community of Glen Gardner was established in the early to mid 1700's. Early settlement relied heavily upon Spruce Run to power mills and the surrounding mountainside to mine ore. The addition of the Central . . . — Map (db m16667) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Glen Gardner(Incorp. 1919)
Named In 1871 For Chair Factory Family Eveland’s Tavern In 1760, It Was Later Known As Sodom, And In 1820, Clarksville, After A Local Merchant. — Map (db m17409) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Glen Gardner — Hunt Houses
Hunt Family Was Major Benefactor To Glen Gardner. House Owned By Dr. A. A. Hunt In Late 1700's. House Across Street Built By His Son, Dr. T. E. Hunt, In 1853. — Map (db m17410) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Grandin — Bethlehem Presbyterian Church“Grandin Church”
Present building was dedicated in 1871. Three structures preceded it on the site; erected in 1730, 1760, and 1830. Many Continental Army soldiers buried here. — Map (db m16630) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Grandin — Milky Way Farm
Original Farm 1763. Stone dwelling built by H. Huffman 1854. — Map (db m16632) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hamden — Colonel Charles Stewart House
Colonel Charles Stewart was George Washington's Commissary-General of Issues. The house was built in 1763. — Map (db m16586) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hamden — Lehigh Valley Railroad Three Story Station House
Located just south, serviced short shuttle runs north into Clinton and south into Pittstown. Building dismantled before WWII. — Map (db m16674) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hamden — Smokehouse
c. 1789 Use to cure meat and fish — Map (db m16587) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hampton — Hampton (Incorp. Since 1895)
Known for years before 1909 as junction. Central RR of NJ & DL&W railroads met here. Site of extensive machine shops and a huge coal storage facility set up to get nearer the city areas to the east. — Map (db m16702) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hampton — Musconetcong Valley Presbyterian Church
Congregation organized in 1836 in a New Hampton schoolhouse. Tent services held here until the building was completed in 1837. — Map (db m16610) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hampton — St. Ann’s Catholic Church
Congregation formed in 1859. Met in a house on John Street until this church was erected in 1867. — Map (db m16703) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Hampton — Veterans Park
. . . — Map (db m17921) WM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), High Bridge — High Bridge
Home of Union Forge, maker of early farm equipment, cannonballs for Continential Army. Factory, later known as Taylor Wharton ceased operations in 1971. — Map (db m5039) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), High Bridge — High Bridge Company 1268 / Civilian Conservation CorpsVoorhees State Park
[Main Marker]: On October 31, 1933, CCC Company 1268, S.P.-5, arrived at High Bridge, N.J., four years after former Governor Foster M. Voorhees donated his 325 acre farm, known as Hills Acres, to the State of New Jersey to become a park. . . . — Map (db m16930) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), High Bridge — Welcome to the Twp. of Lebanon
Settled in the 18th Century as an agricultural community. Est. 1731, inc. 1798. 1798 Bicentenial 1998 — Map (db m16928) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Holland Township — Volendam Windmill
Authentic replica of wind-driven mill used for grinding grain into flour. — Map (db m16752) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Kingtown — King's Manor
Tenant Houses and Mill. Stone Dwelling before 1742. — Map (db m16633) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Kingwood — Kingwood Methodist Episcopal Church
Founded 1816, the first Methodist Church in Hunterdon County. Building erected in 1860. Steeple removed in 1878 after a severe storm — Map (db m17583) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Kingwood — Kingwood Tavern
A log tavern on this site ca. 1764 offered shelter to travellers on the King’s Hwy. Later tavern ca. 1790 known for years as Johnson’s. — Map (db m16829) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Klinesville — Klinesville Historic District
Named after Miller Kline who operated a Dry Goods store, Post Office, and Tavern. Tavern House dates to the mid-18th century. A place of considerable business, area was then known as Mount Carmel. — Map (db m16681) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — George Coryell’s Grave
Revolutionary War Lieutenant, and pallbearer of George Washington is buried here, along with Sam Holcombe, one of Gen. Washington's spies. — Map (db m16861) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Lambertville
Earlier known as Coates' Ferry, then Coryell's Ferry. The Lambert family settled here circa 1735, and gave the town its current name. — Map (db m16860) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Lambertville
1726, Coates' Ferry; 1733, Coryell's Ferry. Used by Washington, who stayed here three times. First bridge and new name, 1812. — Map (db m17081) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Lambertville Music Circus
From 1949 Until 1971 Many Famous Film And Stage Stars Got Their Start In One Of The Country’s First Tent Theaters Located First In Lambertville And Then Here In West Amwell. — Map (db m17082) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Lambertville Railroad
The Belvidere-Delaware Railroad c.1851. Later leased to the Penn R.R. System, the line allowed transit of Lehigh & Hudson R.R. passenger trains. — Map (db m16857) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Lambertville Railroad Shops
The Bel-Del Railroad shops stood between the station and the river. Along with repairing trains, the shops built locomotives between 1864 and 1872. — Map (db m16855) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — Mary E. Sheridan Park
Park, formerly called York Street Park, was re-named for longtime Lambertville City Clerk (1948-1982) and Mayor (1983-1988). Park was established in 1900 when Civil War Monument, dedicated in 1870 was moved from Mount Hope Cemetery to this location. . . . — Map (db m16858) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lambertville — PFC. Charles L. Danberry
In memory of PFC. Charles L. Danberry who gave his life in service for his country serving in the U.S.M.C. in Vietnam. — Map (db m18265) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lebanon — Lebanon
Originally named “Jacksonville” after Andrew Jackson. Major stop on Easton-New Brunswick Turnpike from 1806. Town set off from Clinton Township in 1926. — Map (db m16769) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lebanon — Lebanon Reformed Church
Congregation formed in 1747. This building erected in 1854, preceded by a log structure, a frame building, and a brick church. — Map (db m16768) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Lebanon Township — Site of Mount Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church and Cemetery
Post Marker: Known as Old Swack Church Erected 1844 Builder Jacob Swackhammer In use until 1896 Small marker on concrete post: Mount Bethel Evangelical Lutheran Church (Commonly known as . . . — Map (db m17392) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Locktown — Locktown Baptist Church
Congregation organized in 1742 in Baptistown. A log cabin & a later frame church preceded this 1819 building. — Map (db m16590) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Locktown — Old School Baptist Church1819
The Locktown Stone Church was built in 1819 by the Kingwood Baptists, placed on the National Register in 1973, purchased in 1979 by Donald B. Jones and donated to Delaware Township, and restored in 1995 by the Friends of the Locktown Church, Inc. — Map (db m18998) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Milford — Milford
Grist mill and several houses here in mid 1700's. Known as Burnt Mills after fire in 1769. Ferry to Pennsylvania here until 1842 when a bridge was built. — Map (db m16646) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Milford — Milford Railroad
The Belvidere-Delaware Railroad c.1853. Later leased to the Penn R.R. System, the line allowed transit of Lehigh & Hudson R.R. passenger trains. — Map (db m16750) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Mount Airy — Mount Airy
Village Grew Up Around Holcombe’s Storehouse. Built In 1743. Patriot Army Passed Here June 1778. — Map (db m17083) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Mount Pleasant — Alexandria Presbyterian Church
Congregation was formed c1752. Original log structure replaced in 1802. Present Greek Revival Church built in 1843. — Map (db m16636) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Mount Pleasant — Mount Pleasant
Settled by English and Germans in 18th century. Village grew up around two mill sites, tavern and church. — Map (db m16637) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Mountainville — Mountainville Post
Established in 1880 by the Farley family, the Post stayed in the family for 100 years. It has served as Post Office, General Store and focal point for the Village of Mountainville. — Map (db m16670) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Mt. Joy — Mt. Joy
Two early saw mills located here. Village served by Belvidere and Delaware Railroad until its demise. — Map (db m16748) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), New Hampton — Major General Daniel MorganCommander of the Famed Morgan Rifle Corps
Born in this Village of New Hampton, Lebanon Township, NJ in 1736. Died in Winchester, VA July 6, 1802. Military Service French and Indian War Revolutionary War Battle of Quebec, Canada Captured 1775 Distinguished himself in the Battle . . . — Map (db m17920) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), New Hampton — New Hampton
Early taverns near the Musconetcong River Crossings served travelers between Trenton and the Oxford furnaces. Birthplace of Daniel Morgan, one of Washington’s Generals. — Map (db m16611) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Norton — Van Syckles Tavern
Est. 1763 Served Workers from Union Forge. David Reynolds Owner and Builder. Hanged in 1765 by the British for Counterfeiting — Map (db m4896) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Oak Grove — Oak Grove
Settled in 1700'S. By 1873 only a gristmill, sawmill, post office and a few homes remained. Town named for oak forests surrounding it. — Map (db m16691) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Oldwick — Col. John Taylor's Grist Mill
Site of Col. John Taylor's Grist Mill c.1760 — Map (db m16708) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Oldwick — New Germantown
A German settlement in the 1740's. It's Lutheran church, 1751, served a large area. The village became Oldwick in 1918. — Map (db m16766) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Oldwick — Site of Colonel John Mehelm House
George Washington stayed in this house while his troops camped between White House and New Bromley. House burned in mid 1960’s. — Map (db m16606) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pattenburg — Bellewood Park
From 1904 – 1916 the Lehigh Valley Railroad operated one of the largest amusement parks in the east on these hills. — Map (db m16813) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pattenburg — Bethlehem Baptist Church
Congregation sas formed in 1837. Church built same year on the Brunswick-Easton Turnpike (now Rt. 78). Abandoned in 1906. — Map (db m16609) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pattenburg — Hickory Corners
Hickory Tavern was a regular stop in the early 1700'S for coaches on The King’s Highway. — Map (db m16814) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pattenburg — Pattenburg United Methodist Church
Church was built in 1853 although worship services were conducted in local homes and barns from 1840. — Map (db m16751) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Penwell — Welcome To The Twp. Of Lebanon
Settled in the 18th century as an agricultural community. Est. 1731 Inc. 1798 1798 Bicentenial 1998 — Map (db m17408) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Perryville — Perryville Tavern
[Newer, Blue Marker]: Built in 1813. Named in honor of Admiral Perry’s Lake Erie victory. Later called Brick Tavern. In 1969 moved from Rt. 78 site to this location. [Older, Red Marker]: Built, 1813, Named for Perry’s Lake . . . — Map (db m16614) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pittstown — Linden Farms
Rockhill-Potts, Agans & Douglass families. Farmed since 1752. — Map (db m16635) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pittstown — Stone Mill
Built by Moore Furman, Deputy Quartermaster General of Washington’s army. — Map (db m16692) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pittstown — Worthington Farm
Late 18th century home of John Worthington. Rear wing added 1820. — Map (db m17251) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Potterstown — Potterstown
Located at crossroads of the West Jersey Society’s boundary line and old Raritan Path. First German Lutheran Church in New Jersey was built here c. 1730. — Map (db m16767) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Pottersville — Pottersville
Named for prominent Potter family, the village was known early as “Lamington Falls.” Three counties merge at the river, Hunterdon, Morris, Somerset. — Map (db m16915) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Quakertown — Quaker Meeting House
An early 1700S log meeting here was replaced by a stone structure in 1754. This was torn down and rebuilt in 1862, reusing the original stones. This Friends' meeting is still in use today with its extant records dating back to 1744. — Map (db m16678) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Raven Rock — Delaware & Raritan CanalMay They Rest In Peace Forever
In memory of those who lost their lives during construction of the Delaware & Raritan Canal. From 1830 to 1834, an army of ditch diggers, carpenters and masons - many of whom were Irish immigrants - built the canal. Large numbers perished during . . . — Map (db m17080) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Raven Rock — Saxtonville Tavern
Circa 1782 Center of village called Saxtonville until 1850 when it was renamed Bull’s Island Station. — Map (db m16652) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Readingsburg — Hamlet of ReadingsburgAlso Called Stone Mill
Site of 18th and 19th Century Water Powered Mills. Placed on the state and federal register of historic sites in 1999. — Map (db m16927) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Readington — Adrian Lane's Grist Mill
Site of Adrian Lane's Grist Mill C. 1710 First Mill In Readington — Map (db m19188) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Readington — Cherry Hill Black Cemetery
A colonial & early American cemetery for Blacks, free and slave, lies up to the rear of the church. — Map (db m16742) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Readington — Readington Church
Established in 1719 in North Branch. Moved to Readington 1738. Oldest Dutch Reformed Church in Hunterdon. Present building circa 1864. — Map (db m16743) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Academy af Arts & Science
Conducted 1876-1909 by Dr. Conrnelius Larison. Also publishing house for his “Fonic Speling Wurks in Orthoepy.” His old home lies to the east. — Map (db m16697) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Amwell Academy
Built in 1811 as a private school. In 1869 the Larison brothers, Dr. C.W. and Rev. A.B. opened their seminary at Ringoes. Building is one of the finest examples of Federal Architecture in N.J. — Map (db m16732) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Black River and Western Railroad
In 1854 Flemington Transportation Co. Built roadbed from Flemington to Lambertville. Became part of Pennsylvania RR in 1871. BR&WRR began operations in 1965. Other business located on site include creamery, lumber yard, mattress factory and feed . . . — Map (db m16696) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Coronet Geary Trail
British officer Francis Geary killed near here in a 1776 skirmish. He is buried to the northeast off Geary’s Ridge Road. — Map (db m16735) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — East Amwell Veterans Honor Roll
Honoring those who actively served during World War II, the Korean Conflict, the Vietnam Conflict, or Desert Storm. — Map (db m16699) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Landis House
Built 1750 by Henry Landis. Lafayette stayed here while a patient of Dr. Gershom Craven. — Map (db m16698) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Ringoes
Village named for John Ringo’s tavern, on the Old York Road. Sons of Liberty and Committee of Correspondence met here during the Revolutionary War. — Map (db m16695) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Ringo's Tavern
Site of Tavern owned by Ringo Family, 1738-1779. "Sons of Liberty" met here in 1766. Local political center during Revolution. — Map (db m16694) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — Site of St. Andrew's Church
Prior to 1750 an Anglican church built of logs, later stone. Only portions of cemetery remain. Dr. Gershom Craven, who treated General Lafayette, is buried here. All graves face east as was the custom of the times. — Map (db m16733) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Ringoes — United First Presbyterian Church of Amwell
Founded as a German Reform church in 1749 by Palentine Settlers from Germany. Stone church originally in adjoining cemetery. Became a Presbyterian church in 1810. Original entrance faced south. — Map (db m16734) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Rosemont — Captain Daniel Bray
To commemorate the valour of Captain Daniel Bray. Who with a few patriotic citizens braved the enemy and collected enough boats from along the river to make possible the memorable crossing of the ice-laden Delaware of General Washington . . . — Map (db m16591) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Rosemont — Rosemont
Called Cross Keys Tavern from 1754 after William Rittenhouse’s establishment. Became Rosemont 1848. — Map (db m16824) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Segeantsville — Green Sergeant's Bridge
This is the last public covered bridge in New Jersey. It was erected in 1872 on abutments dating back to colonial times. Damaged in 1960, the superstructure of this bridge was completely dismantled and removed to make way for a conventional span. . . . — Map (db m16828) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Sergeantsville — Delaware Township Veterans
In Honor of those from Delaware Township who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. Erected by Sergeantsville Memorial Post 8390 Veterans of Foreign Wars 1992 — Map (db m17087) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Sergeantsville — Sandy Ridge Baptist Church
First church built in 1818. This building erected 1866. Early ministers served in Flemington on Sunday, here on weekdays. — Map (db m16659) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Sergeantsville — Sergeantsville First Brethren Church
Founded in 1898. Building constructed the same year. Its Gothic Revival style is unique in Hunterdon County. — Map (db m16661) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stanton — Stanton Reformed Church
Originally called “The Dutch Reformed Church of Mt. Pleasant.” First building erected 1834. Name of village changed to Stanton in 1849. — Map (db m16744) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stephensburg — Triple Arch Stone Bridge
The only bridge of this design in Hunterdon County. It spans the Musconetcong River and joins Hunterdon to Warren County. Also known as Wydner Farm Bridge — Map (db m17411) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stockton — Bridge Street
The original roadway connecting the Centre Bridge across the Delaware River and the road running along the river's east edge (now N.J. Route 29) was built by the Center Bridge Company and opened for traffic in 1813. The eastern portion of this . . . — Map (db m16654) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stockton — Centre Bridge / Delaware and Raritan Canal Feeder
Centre Bridge The Center Bridge Company was incorporated to construct a toll bridge across the Delaware River here in 1812, completely reconstructed in 1830, and substantially repaired in 1841 after a damaging flood. The bridge, a covered . . . — Map (db m16655) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stockton — Delaware And Raritan Canal
Begun in 1832, canal follows Delaware River to Trenton then New Brunswick. Built by Irish immigrants, canal fell into disuse with advent of railroads in 1850. — Map (db m16658) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stockton — Stockton
Once known as Howell's Ferry. Linked to Pennsylvania by a ferry from the early 1700's. Bridge replaced the ferry circa 1813. — Map (db m17584) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Stockton — Stockton Railroad
The Belvidere-Delaware Railroad c.1852. Later leased to the Penn R.R. System, the line allowed transit of Lehigh & Hudson R.R. passenger trains. — Map (db m16656) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Sunnyside — Echo Hill
Established as a summer camp in 1936 by Robert and Hermia Lechner. Site developed through federal government's Works Progress Administration (WPA) and Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) programs. — Map (db m16822) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — Centerville
Town was center point for Swift Sure Stagecoach Line running on the Old York Road between Philadelphia and New York in mid 1700's. — Map (db m19185) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — Mattisons Corner1873
The site of a Wheelwrights shop, six dwellings and J. Mattisons store. Just East of Flemigton. Located at Old York Road and Dory Dilts Road. — Map (db m17246) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — Poor Farm
Site of the "Poor Farm" which operated until the late 1930's. Indigent men resided here and received room and board in exchange for working on the surrounding land. Records beginning around 1838 indicate that the poor were managed by overseers . . . — Map (db m18008) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — South Branch Of The Central R.R.
Arrival in 1864 spawned the town of Three Bridges. Huge quantities of livestock and meats were shipped from here. Passenger service ended 1953. Station dismantled in 1955. — Map (db m16741) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — Stagecoach Stop
Daniel Sebring bought this land in 1711, and operated a tavern here by 1738. In 1769, it became the first overnight stage stop along the Old York Road between NY and Philadelphia. — Map (db m16739) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Three Bridges — Three Bridges
Early Indian trail known after 1711 survey as “The York Road,” later as “The Old York Road.” A third bridge added west of here in 1813 provided town’s official name in 1866. — Map (db m16740) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Union Township — Union Township World War II Memorial
Honoring the men and women of Union Township who served their country during Wold War II and in memory of the following who made the supreme sacrifice Harold A. Cronce • Thomas Godown • Edward F. Greer • Harry Henry • John S. . . . — Map (db m16934) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), West Portal — Musconetcong
Indian name adopted for mountain and stream. The railroad tunnel built in 1872–1875 was the longest in Eastern United States. — Map (db m17880) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), West Portal — Swayze Mine
West Portal Mines, Inc. mined magnetite here, producing over 250,000 tons of ore a year from 1939 to 1943. Rock dumps still remain, along with some building ruins. — Map (db m16701) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), West Portal — West Portal Methodist Church
Built in 1849, remodeled in 1876. Earlier, the congregation met in a nearby private home. — Map (db m16745) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Whitehouse Station — Rockaway Valley Railroad 1888
Ran from Central R.R. in Whitehouse Station, to Oldwick, and on to Morristown. By 1917 the twenty-five mile line was out of business. — Map (db m16763) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Whitehouse Station — White House StationDate: 1892 — Bradford L. Gilbert, Architect
The Somerville & Easton Railroad first reached the rural community of White House in 1848 and a modest depot was constructed to shelter travelers as they waited for the stagecoach. By 1860, a small community, aptly named White House Station, had . . . — Map (db m19187) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Woodglen — General Store
Opened here in the mid-1800s in “Whitehall” -- later known as “Iron Dale” and now “Woodglen.” Typical of its kind, and one of the few still in business. — Map (db m16613) HM
New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Woodglen — Woodglen
1843 contained a store, tavern, blacksmith shop and 5 dwellings. Named Woodglen in 1890's. — Map (db m16669) HM
New Jersey (Mercer County), Mount Rose — The Historic Village of Mount Rose
Originally known as Stout's Corner, Mount Rose emerged as a village in the 1820s. By 1880 it boasted a school, post office, sawmill and several shops. It was perhaps best known as a center of applejack whiskey production. Two distilleries operated . . . — Map (db m18264) HM
New Jersey (Mercer County), Stoutsburg — Province Line Road
In 1664, the Duke of York sold New Jersey, or "Nova Caesaria" to Lord Berkley and Sir George Carteret. East Jersey: Carteret's Trustees sold a "Half" in 1682 to twelve associates, thereafter proprietors of East Jersey. West Jersey: Berkley . . . — Map (db m16862) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Convent Station — Boisaubin House
Built in 1790's by a French emigre on a campsite of the Continental Army, later, a station on the "Underground Railroad" — Map (db m18228) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Green Village — Chatham Township Vietnam Memorial
In grateful recognition of the many sacrifices made by those who served in the Vietnam Conflict, the people of Chatham Township dedicate this park to the memory of ROBERT EMMETT PIERSON WALTER BUSILL TULLY, JR. Who gave their lives for . . . — Map (db m18230) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — A Haven From Everyday Life
Whether you call the mansion before you "Queen Anne Farm" as the Bensels did, or Hardscrabble House as the Cross Family renamed it, the estate served as an escape from everyday life. John A. and Ella Bensel built the house in 1905, and William . . . — Map (db m18311) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Black Horse Inn
Farmhouse home of Ebenezer Byram, one of Mendham's founding fathers. In 1742 opened as tavern to travelers. In continuous operation as hostelry over two hundred years. — Map (db m18219) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Lebbeus Dod Housecirca 1750
Lebbeus Dod, Captain of the Morris County Militia during the Revolution; also renowned craftsman noted for his clocks and mathematical instruments. — Map (db m18218) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Ralston District of Mendhamcirca 1742
Logan's grist mill supplied food to Washington's troops during Jockey Hollow encampment. John Ralston, early industrialist, occupied the manor house 1786-1819, and operated the general store, subsequently a post office 1892-1941. — Map (db m18217) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Ralston New Jersey
First settled as a hamlet called Roxiticus. The stone mill was built in 1732 for John Logan. The mansion house and store about 1780 for John Ralston. Inscribed by the Ralston Historical Association - Custodian of the store building since 1941. — Map (db m18216) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Union School1851
Built and operated as a one room school until 1928, when students transferred to Mendham Borough School. Remodelled as private dwelling after acquisition by Schiff Scout Reservation, 1941 — Map (db m16981) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Mendham — Wick Farm Garden
These plants and plots recreate a farm garden during the American Revolution. This year's garden has been researched, worked, and interpreted by the Herb Society of America, Northern New Jersey Unit, in cooperation with--- Morristown National . . . — Map (db m18309) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Morris Township — Morris Township 9-11 Memorial
To commemorate Morris Township Citizens Lost in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001 — Map (db m18224) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), Morris Township — Morris Township Veterans Monument
Dedicated to the Members of the Armed Services, The Sung and the Unsung, The Known and the Unknown, The Returned and the Remaining, Beloved Heroes All Who In Latitudes and Longitudes Near and Remote, In Times Recent and Distant, Did . . . — Map (db m18225) WM
New Jersey (Morris County), New Vernon — Frelinghuysen Fields
Farmed for centuries, these fields have remained a cherished Harding vista while much open cropland disappeared. In 1999, Peter H. B. Frelinghuysen conveyed to the Harding Land Trust nearly 100 acres of open fields on both sides of James Street . . . — Map (db m18221) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), New Vernon — Harding Township 9-11 Memorial
We honor the memory of John Paul Bocchi James Leslie Crawford Jr. Matthew Carmen Sellitto William Randolf Tieste Harding Township Citizens Who Perished in the World Trade Center September 11, 2001 — Map (db m18220) HM
New Jersey (Morris County), New Vernon — The Silver Brook Gateway
This 15 acre property was purchased by Harding Township and the Harding Land Trust in 2003 in partnership with the Morris County Open Space Preservation Trust and the State of New Jersey Green Acres program. It is a key link in the Silver Brook . . . — Map (db m18223) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Basking Ridge — Bernards Township War Memorial
In Honor of All Who Served Our Country — Map (db m18232) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Basking Ridge — The Brick Academy
This building was erected in 1809 by Rev. Robert Finley to house a classical school founded by him in 1797. Statesmen, professional men, and business leaders were among its graduates. The academy served as a public school from 1853 to 1903. Owned by . . . — Map (db m18305) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Bedminster — Lamington Black Cemetery19th Century Burial Grounds on the National Register of Historical Places
There are 97 identified graves here: 36 with names and 61 unknown, including former slaves and free blacks who were members of the Lamington Presbyterian Church. Remains of 5 Civil War veterans who fought heroically for the Union lie here. As you . . . — Map (db m16975) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Bedminster — The Jacobus Vanderveer House
Pre-Revolutionary Dutch Farmhouse Built c. 1760. Headquarters of General Henry Knox During The 1778-1779 Winter Encampment Of The Continental Army Near Pluckemin — Map (db m16983) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Bernardsville — New Jersey 7th Brigade
Blizzards, extreme cold, lack of food and medical care -- All endured by the New Jersey Brigade in the winter of 1779-80 while it camped here and watched British movements in New York. — Map (db m16608) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Branchburg — Branchburg Veterans Memorial
Main Marker: In Honor and Memory of all the Men and Women of Branchburg who proudly served our country in the armed forces of the United States of America. In recognition of the Branchburg Veterans Memorial Committee. Dedicated . . . — Map (db m16993) WM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Branchburg — South Branch School
Erected 1874 Restored by Branchburg Township Tercentenary Comm. J. Fred Baer, Chairman 1964 — Map (db m16992) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Far Hills — Far Hills StationDate 1914 — L.R. Simpson, Architect
Far Hills Station was built by the Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad in 1914 and was designed by a staff architect, L.R. Simpson. Simpson was an assistant to Frank J. Nies, a prolific architect for the railroad, who designed most of the . . . — Map (db m16982) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Far Hills — Moggy HollowA Glacial Relic
When Earth temperatures started cooling about 100,000 years ago, ice built up in the North to over a mile in height. Forced to flow outward by its own weight, the ice sheet spread south, bulldozing the land. Then with a rise in global temperature, . . . — Map (db m18700) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Far Hills — Purvis James Boatwright Jr."P.J." — 1927 - 1991
P.J. Boatwright served the USGA with dedication and distinction for over three decades. Renowned for his expertise in conducting championships, he was also the world's foremost authority on the rules of golf. P.J. was the ultimate arbiter in . . . — Map (db m18212) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Griggstown — Historic River Road and River Crossing
Route of Continental Army of Morristown after Battle of Princeton, Jan. 3, 1777. Route also of armies marching from New York to Yorktown, VA. Aug. 30-31, 1781. — Map (db m16700) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Liberty Corner — Bernards Township WWI & WWII Memorial
Dedicated in grateful appreciation to the men and women of Bernards Township who served in the armed forces during World War I and World War II. That peace, freedom and justice might not perish from the earth. — Map (db m18211) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Peapack — "Natirar"
The Estate of Catherine "Kate" Everit Macy Ladd (1863-1945) and Walter Graeme Ladd (1857-1933) Designed and Built 1905-1912 Architects Guy Lowell (1870-1927) and Henry J. Hardenbergh (1847-1918) — Map (db m18215) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Peapack — Peapack Brook Rural Industrial Historic District
The confluence of Peapack Brook and the North Branch of the Raritan River became a rural industrial center during the 18th century when a saw mill, grist mill, tannery and bark mill were located nearby. The Peapack Brook Rural Industrial Historic . . . — Map (db m18574) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Peapack — Peapack-Gladstone Lime Kiln Park
Site of "Lime Burning" operations 1794 - 1945. Lime making is explained on the public bulletin board. — Map (db m16607) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Peapack-Gladstone — Peapack- Gladstone Liberty Park
In honor of those who served in the World War. 1917–1919. In memory of the men who lost their lives ... in honor of the men and women who also served in the armed forces of our country. World War II, 1441–1445. Honor Roll . . . — Map (db m16979) WM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Raritan — John BasiloneSergeant, U.S. Marine Corps — Hero Of Guadalcanal
Marker Front: Born in Buffalo NY, Novemver 4, 1916 Enlisted from Raritan, N.J., July 11, 1940 Awarded Congressional Medal Of Honor for Heroic Action on October 24, 25, 1942 Volunteered again for combat, Dec. 27, 1943 Killed in action . . . — Map (db m16987) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Raritan — Memorial to the Naraticong Indians
Whose friendship for the Whites, made possible the building of the Olde York Road over their trail which from 1765 until 1839 was the swift sure stage line between New York and Philadelphia from this point to Lambertville thence to Philadelphia. . . . — Map (db m16986) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Raritan — Raritan Water Power Canal1840
The potential of the Raritan River to provide waterpower for industry was recognized early. In 1840, the success of similar projects along the Passaic and Delaware Rivers prompted the Somerville Water Power Company to begin building a power canal . . . — Map (db m16988) HM
New Jersey (Somerset County), Woodfern — Hillsborough Will Never Forget
In memory of those who lost their lives in the tragic events of September 11, 2001 An Eagle Scout project by Ernie Guaimano Boy Scout Troop 186 — Map (db m17245) HM
New 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
New Jersey (Warren County), Changewater — Revolutionary Army Route
Route of Revolutionary Army in their retreat across New Jersey after the Battle of Long Island 1776 — Map (db m19142) HM
New 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 and . . . — Map (db m17885) HM
New 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
New 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
New 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
New 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
New Jersey (Warren County), Port Murray — Mansfield Township Veterans Monument
Dedicated in honor of the sacrifices made by the men and women of Mansfield Township who served in the armed services on the United States in all wars. — Map (db m19144) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Port Murray — Morris Canal1824 - 1924
National Register Landmark Inclined Plane No. 5 West Nearby informational marker (see photo #2): Main Street canal store sits on the N.W. bank of the canal. Reputedly built by Moore Furan in 1836. Notice the loft openings (center . . . — Map (db m19145) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Riegelsville — Riegelsville Historic DistrictNamed in 1876 — Farming, Milling and Trade Route
First known as Shank's Ferry in the 1700's. A ferry was established here across the Delaware River. It became known as Riegel's Ferry and the first bridge was built circa 1837. In 1854 a railroad station was built with the stop named "Musconetcong" — Map (db m16749) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Warren Glen — Hughesville
By 1765, Philadelphia lawyer, Hugh Hughes had taken possession of the Greenwich Forge which had been flourishing near here since the 1750's using iron from Durham Furnace. The forge did extensive business until after the Revolutionary War. . . . — Map (db m17883) HM
New Jersey (Warren County), Warren Glen — Pohatcong Township Veterans Monument
Dedicated to the men and women of Pohatcong Township who served in the armed forces. World War I World War II Korea Vietnam — Map (db m17882) WM
New Jersey (Warren County), Washington — Morris Canal
1824-1924 National Register Landmark Canal Crossed Here — Map (db m17919) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), Erwinna — John J. Stover House
This histric house and farm was given to the people of Bucks County by John J. Stover, May 1955, to become the first county park. Dedicated October 5, 1970 — Map (db m17589) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), Lumberville — Delaware Canal / Pennsylvania Canal
Delaware Canal Here is Lock No. 12 in a series of 23 lift locks, numbered from Bristol to Easton. Just above here is one of the nine aquaducts by which the canal and its traffic crossed courses of small streams. Pennsylvania Canal A . . . — Map (db m17586) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), Lumberville — Martin Johnson Heade1819 - 1904
Noted artist and co-founder of the "luminist" style of landscape painting. Also known for his humingbird studies and floral still lifes. He first studied with Edward and Thomas Hicks in Newtown. Born and raised here; family owned the store across . . . — Map (db m17585) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), New Hope — Pennsylvania Canal
A system of State-built public works to connect Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Lake Erie. The Delaware Division, Bristol-Easton begun 1827; operated by the State 1831-58, and by private owners to 1931. A State park since 1940. — Map (db m18009) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), Revere — Hiram Williams Pursell1837 - 1918
Born Nockamixon Township, served 6th and 104th Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861. Regiment flag bearer, Fair Oaks, Va., May 31, 1862, wounded twice, faced advancing enemy while Union Army in retreat, saved another regiment color from capture after . . . — Map (db m18074) HM
Pennsylvania (Bucks County), Uhlertown — Delaware Canal
Uhlertown, known as Mexico at an earlier date, was named for Michael Uhler, boatbuilder and operator of a line of canal boats. Lock No. 18 and well kept buildings are interesting reminders of canal days. — Map (db m18084) HM

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