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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 MarkersSomers Mansion - Somers Point, NJ

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Somers Mansion was built around 1725 by Richard Somers, the son of an early settler. The three-story brick dwelling, the oldest house in Atlantic County, contains 18th-century furnishings. Maintained and operated by NJ DEP, Parks & Forestry.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/11/2007

last visited: 10/24/2018

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: 10/24/2018

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: 10/24/2018

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: 10/24/2018

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New Jersey Historical MarkersOcean City Tabernacle

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A non-denominational summer only church.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy

location: New Jersey

date approved: 5/31/2006

last visited: 6/27/2009

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New Jersey Historical MarkersThe Ocean City Historic District II - Ocean City

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This is one of three identical historic markers in Ocean City, NJ. They all appear recently placed. This particular one greets visitors @ 3rd & Wesley and marks the upper northern boundary of the district @ Wesley Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/9/2009

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersThe Ocean City Historic District III - Ocean City

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This is one of three identical historic markers in Ocean City, NJ. They all appear recently placed. This particular one greets visitors @ 3rd & Ocean and marks the lower southern boundary of the district (eastern side).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/9/2009

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersThe Ocean City Historic District - Ocean City

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This is one of three identical historic markers in Ocean City, NJ. They all appear recently placed. This particular one greets visitors just off the 9th street bridge and marks the S.E. boundary of the district @ Wesley Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/9/2009

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersOcean City Life Guard Station

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Built in 1925. Enlarged in 1928. Destroyed in March 1962.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 8/6/2006

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/16/2010

last visited: never

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/15/2010

last visited: 10/24/2018

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New Jersey Historical MarkersFriends' Meeting House and Burying Ground - Linwood, NJ

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Historic marker located in the Friend's Burying Ground recounting the history of the nearby Friends Meeting House and Quaker school.

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location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/29/2018

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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/5/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersCamden - Atlantic RR Depot

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A Depot for tourist coming to Atlantic City, now it is next to Lucy the Margate Elephant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/1/2006

last visited: 9/30/2013

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New Jersey Historical MarkersHarold Corry - Atlantic City, NJ

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Marker recounting the life of Harold Corry, long-time active community leader.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersChristopher Joseph Ford - Atlantic City, NJ

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One of many state markers in Atlantic City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersPaul "Skinny" D'amato - Atlantic City, NJ

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One of many state markers in Atlantic City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 10/12/2019

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersDr. Jonathan Pitney - Atlantic City, NJ

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A historical marker in downtown Atlantic City.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/15/2019

last visited: 6/15/2019

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New Jersey Historical MarkersJeremiah Leeds - Atlantic City

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Jeremiah Leeds, born in Leeds Point NJ in 1754, was the first white man to build a permanent structure on the island in 1785.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/2/2006

last visited: 5/27/2010

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/17/2010

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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/19/2010

last visited: 9/30/2018

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/19/2010

last visited: 2/28/2018

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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 Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/26/2010

last visited: never

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New Jersey Historical MarkersPierre Hollingsworth - Atlantic City, NJ

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This new marker is part of a series of markers which celebrate African American history and those local individuals who feature prominently in African America culture. The marker is in front of the Carnegie library along MLK Blvd. & Pacifiic Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/31/2010

last visited: 2/28/2018

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New Jersey Historical MarkersElwood Samuel Roberts II - Atlantic City, NJ

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Marker recounting the history of Elwood Roberts II, noted local athletics coach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member jiggs11

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/14/2018

last visited: never

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