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NJ is one of the 13 original colonies and is rife with history from George Washington to Thomas Edison's Laboritories. New Jersey has many things to appreciate, even to brag about. New Jersey may not have the Rocky Mountains, but it has the Delaware Water Gap and; while it does not have the Great Lakes, it has 230 miles of Seashore, numerous lakes, and reservoirs sprinkled across the state.
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New Jersey Historical MarkersDr. John Taylor House

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Built as the residence and office of the town doctor, this building went on to be the town hall, headquarters for the local American Legion post and now houses the Boonton Historical Society and its Museum. Open Sundays 1-4 PM.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member syvwlch

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/3/2010

last visited: 4/28/2011

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New Jersey Historical MarkersColonel Richard Wescoat - Mays Landing, NJ

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In 1783, Colonel Richard Wescoat moved to Mays Landing and opened a store and tavern near the present county buildings.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/4/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersJames L. Usry - Atlantic City, NJ

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This marker is part of a much larger series of markers recently erected in Atlantic City. They are made of metal and very durable. This one is located three blocks from the beach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/26/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersLt. Aaron Chew - Runnemede, New Jersey

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This sign overlooks the Old Black Horse Pike and tells a brief story associated with the history and founding of this old NRHP church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/25/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersVan Wickle Pottery - Brick, NJ

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This marker is at the intersection of Route 70 and River Road.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/21/2010

last visited: 8/15/2010

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New Jersey Historical MarkersPaulus Hook - Jersey City, NJ

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This marker is located in a small corner park in downtown Jersey City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/3/2010

last visited: 9/1/2010

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New Jersey Historical MarkersSara Spencer Washington - Atlantic City, NJ

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Yet another local historic marker made of rugged metal. There is a series of these scattered about town. This one is just before Atlantic Avenue. The markers are fairly new & have not yet made the the historical marker database.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/19/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersJohn Herbert Brooks - Atlantic City, NJ

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This N.J. historic marker is about a local citizen who beat his own drug addiction and went on to establish an organization to help others. His legacy is still alive today as his efforts are still having a positive impact on his community he loved.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/19/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersElwood G. Davis - Atlantic City, NJ

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Local historic marker made of rugged metal & large holding post. There is a series of these scattered about town. This one is in a neighborhoods called Venice Park. The markers are fairly new & have not yet made the The historical marker database.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/17/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersSindia - Ocean City, NJ

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While Ocean City's historical markers are kind of plain and uninteresting aesthetically, this marker is the best kind...it's on the beach! The sign tells about a famous 1901 shipwreck which happened just off the coast.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/16/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersShipbuilding - Somers Point, NJ

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One of a series of markers located on Bay Avenue as you enter Somers Point. These signs are placed by the local historic district. The center of town is three tenths of a mile away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersBass Harbor - Somers Point, NJ

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One of a series of markers located on Bay Avenue as you enter Somers Point. These signs were placed by the local historic district. The center of town is three tenths of a mile away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersThe Anchorage - Somers Point, NJ

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One of a series of markers located on Bay Avenue as you enter Somers Point. These signs are placed by the local historic district. The center of town is three tenths of a mile away.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: 1/6/2012

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New Jersey Historical MarkersLinwood Historic District - Linwood, NJ

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An historic marker at the beginning of town greets passerbys and tourists to the historic district 'down the shore'.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersJeremiah Leeds Grave - Northfield, NJ

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Whoa! Talk about strange. Wake up in the morning in your suburban home, go out front to the car, back up & be careful to not run into the cemetery in the middle of the cul-de-sac! The historic marker @ the foot of the mound tells part of the story.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/5/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersHanover Presbyterian Church

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This marks the location of the Hanover Presbyterian Church

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/2/2010

last visited: 7/2/2010

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New Jersey Historical MarkersLittle Stone School -- Greenwich, NJ

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Little Stone School (1 room) in Greenwich, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 3/29/2003

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New Jersey Historical MarkersOld Stone Tavern - Greenwich, NJ

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The Old Stone Tavern in Greenwich, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 9/5/2010

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New Jersey Historical MarkersWood House

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Wood House in Greenwich, New Jersey.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 9/5/2011

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New Jersey Historical MarkersGibbon House

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Gibbon House in Greenwich, NJ. Presently a museum maintained by the Cumberland County Historical Society.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/30/2010

last visited: 7/8/2003

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New Jersey Historical MarkersWashington Rock Marker - Green Brook, NJ

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Washington Rock State Park is a lovely place to stop, with a scenic overlook and great Americsn Revolutionary War historical value.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/27/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersSite of the Blue Hills Fort and Camp - Plainfield, NJ

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Sitting on Park Drive in what is now Green Brook Park in Plainfield, was once the fort of local troops, where General Washington repelled the Bristish forces during the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/27/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersWashington Rock - Green Brook, NJ

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On top of a hill, overlooking the hustle and bustle of modern subarbian life, this memorial marks where George Washington strategically watched the movement of British forces during the American Revolution.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/27/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersCentennial Exposition - Haddonfield, NJ

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Simple metallic , NJ historic marker attached to the right side of this 111 E. Kings Highway structure.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 5/26/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersBethlehem Baptist Church - Union Township, NJ

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The Bethlehem Baptist Church building was built in 1858 and abandoned in 1906 due to dwindling membership.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Lightnin Bug

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/13/2010

last visited: never

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