Tag: Historical

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Fort Delaware

The back of the fort as seen from Fort Mott. We noticed on one of our visits to Fort Mott that a ferry runs among… read more Fort Delaware

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Greenwich Tea Party Monument

Most Americans know what the Boston Tea Party was, but not many are aware the act was not unique to Boston. Nope, there were a… read more Greenwich Tea Party Monument

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Olde Stone House Village

This small park is in Sewell in Gloucester County, pretty close to the Pebble Palace. What a brilliant idea. People are always sad to see… read more Olde Stone House Village

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Alloway’s Rock

How I’ve not seen or heard about this place sooner I don’t know, since it’s just up the road a bit from Friendship. This rock,… read more Alloway’s Rock

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Smithville was a factory town founded by Hezekiah B. Smith in the 1860’s and lasted until the 1920’s. What makes this town stand out from… read more Smithville

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Green Sergeant’s Covered Bridge

NJ’s last “original” covered bridge and one of only two in the state, the Green Sergeant’s bridge almost met its end in 1960. The bridge… read more Green Sergeant’s Covered Bridge

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Scarborough Covered Bridge

One of only two covered bridges left in NJ, Scarborough is tiny as far as covered bridges go; it’s only 55′ long. Depending on who… read more Scarborough Covered Bridge

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Hadrosaurus Discovery Site

This tiny historically significant area can be found tucked away in Haddonfield, at the dead end of a tiny road. Across from this area was… read more Hadrosaurus Discovery Site