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Photos Then and NowAtsion Village, Shamong, NJ

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In 1766, Charles Read damed the Atsion River to establish the Atsion ironworks. Allaire Village became one of the most successful towns in the 18th century south Jersey iron forge era.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 5/18/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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Ghost TownsAtsion, NJ

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This 1770s era bog iron forge community was located along the Mullica River in the Pine Barrens, along US 206, nine miles north of Hammonton and 26 AIR miles southeast of Camden.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/6/2008

last visited: 3/8/2014

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U.S. National Register of Historic PlacesAtsion Village - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Atsion was once a thriving iron community. Atsion also had life as a "planned community", and as the "Atsion Farm" of Joseph Wharton. Reminders of Atsion’s past are visible on the east side of US 206. Listed 10/22/74.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/10/2008

last visited: 1/14/2012

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American Guide SeriesAtsion, NJ

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Atsion was once a thriving iron community. Atsion also had life as a "planned community", and as the "Atsion Farm" of Joseph Wharton. Reminders of Atsion’s past are visible on the east side of US 206.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/21/2008

last visited: 4/29/2009

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American Guide SeriesAtsion General Store - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Located on Route 206 in Shamong Twp, NJ, this ranger station is responsible for Wharton Forest. The building was originally part of the town of Atsion and served as a general store (built in 1827) until its rehab.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/25/2008

last visited: 11/13/2010

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Lucky 7Lucky 7 in Atsion - Shamong Twp., NJ

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This 1770s era bog iron forge community is now a ghost town rich with waymarks. It was located along the Mullica River in the Pine Barrens, along US 206. Bad economic fortune led to its current abandoned status. My tally is 8.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/8/2008

last visited: 11/18/2010

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Helicopter Landing PadsAtsion Helistop, Atsion, NJ

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Wharton State Forest, in south Jersey, encompasses approximately 1,000 acres of protected forest. Due to the vast area of woodland, which tends to be very dry a good portion of the year, forest fires are always a threat.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/27/2008

last visited: 4/29/2009

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Ranger StationsAtsion Ranger Station - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Located on Route 206 in Shamong Twp, NJ, this ranger station is responsible for Wharton Forest. The building was originally part of the town of Atsion and served as a general store (built in 1827) until its rehab.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/5/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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Pre-Victorian Historic HomesRichards Mansion - Atsion Burlington/New Jersey USA

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Built in 1826 by Samuel Richards, then owner of the Atsion Village iron works, is a fine example of rural Greek Revival architecture. The mansion sits in the historic village of Atsion, off Route 206 in Shamong Township (Atsion).

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/8/2008

last visited: 3/8/2014

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New Jersey Historical MarkersHistoric Sites, Shamong Township, NJ

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The Historical Marker marks the sites of Atsion Village, which are "Wharton State Forest historic sites located in Shamong Township." There are a number of buildings still standing, a tribute to the town's past.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/12/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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PayphonesAtsion Ranger Station - Shamong, NJ

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This pay phone is located in the gravel parking lot of the Atsion Ranger Station and it overlooks Route 206.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/14/2008

last visited: 4/29/2009

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American Guide SeriesSamuel Richards Mansion - Atsion (Shamong Twp.), NJ

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Built in 1826 by Samuel Richards, then owner of the Atsion Village iron works, is a fine example of rural Greek Revival architecture. The mansion sits in the historic village of Atsion, off Route 206 in Shamong Township (Atsion).

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/25/2008

last visited: 11/13/2010

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Smokey Bear Sign SightingsAtsion Ranger Station's Smokey - New Jersey

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This life-sized Smokey is set about 20 feet off of Route 206 in Shamong Twp., directly across from the Atsion Ranger Station in Wharton State Forest, NJ. As usually, Smokey thanks every passerby for their vigilance.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/17/2008

last visited: 11/13/2010

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Wikipedia EntriesLake Atsion, Atsion, NJ

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Just off Route 206 in Shamong Township, Atsion Lake was created in 1766 by Charles Read, to provide the water power necessary for bog iron producing.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/8/2008

last visited: 1/14/2012

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Water DamsDam Atsion Lake! - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Atsion Lake is on the Mullica River in Burlington County, New Jersey and is used for recreation purposes. It has been been there since 1930. Its normal surface area is 85 acres. It is owned by NJDOT.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/4/2008

last visited: 6/1/2008

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American Guide SeriesA Dam at the Highway - Atsion (Shamong Twp.), NJ

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Atsion dam & lake are on the Mullica River in Burlington County, New Jersey and used for recreation purposes. It has been been there since 1930. Its normal surface area is 85 acres. It is owned by NJDOT.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/24/2008

last visited: never

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Solar PowerAtsion Village Recycling Toilet - Shamong Twp., NJ

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This is a thermal to electric collector located on top of the outhouse. It produces electrical current powering the recycling toilet (no chemicals used). The outhouse is located to the rear of the ranger station, adjacent to horse trailer parking.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/8/2008

last visited: 11/13/2010

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OuthousesAtsion Village Recycling Toilet

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There are over 500 miles of roads to explore in the New Jersey Pine Barrens. This is one important stop before you venture in...

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/2/2008

last visited: 11/13/2010

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U.S. BenchmarksAtsion 1935 (JU2992) - Shamong Twp., NJ

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This benchmark was placed when this now ghost town of Atsion was already beginning to decline due to economic reasons. The benchmark is located along the east side of Rt. 206. While Atsion is mostly gone, this benchmark still remains.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/5/2008

last visited: 12/30/2007

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American Guide SeriesAtsion Lake - Atsion (Shamong Twp.), NJ

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Lake Atsion is a lake in Wharton State Forest in the Pine Barrens, in Burlington County, NJ. The lake is part of the Mullica River. The lake offers boating, hiking, fishing, swimming and camping facilities, and cross-country skiing in the Winter.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/25/2008

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersAtsion Church & Cemetery - Shamong Twp., NJ

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This church still stands today and is called Grace Bible Baptist Church and is located along Quaker Bridge Road, just off of Route 206 in Shamong Twp., NJ. It is maintained by the Indian Mills Historical Society.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/6/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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Lonely ChimneysAtsion Mill Chimney, Atsion, NJ

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Just off Route 206 in Atsion, down a dirt trail approximately 1,000 feet, is a lonely chimney, a remnant of a paper and cotton mill from the mid 1800s.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/8/2008

last visited: 6/7/2008

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Worldwide CemeteriesGrace Bible Baptist Church Cemetery - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Originally called the Atsion Church and Atsion Cemetery and originally located in Atsion (now a ghost town), this church and cemetery were first constructed in 1828 after being deeded by Samuel Richards to various church trustees in 1826.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/26/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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Country ChurchesGrace Bible Baptist Church - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Originally called the Atsion Church and located in Atsion (now a ghost town), this church was first constructed in 1828 after being deeded by Samuel Richards to various church trustees in 1826.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/28/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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This Old ChurchGrace Bible Baptist Church - Shamong Twp., NJ

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Originally called the Atsion Church and located in Atsion (now a ghost town), this church was first constructed in 1828 after being deeded by Samuel Richards to various church trustees in 1826. Open to the public.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/26/2008

last visited: 12/5/2010

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