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Jesse Van Ness Farm - Pequannock, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member briansnat
N 40° 57.762 W 074° 18.992
18T E 557513 N 4534841
Quick Description: This marks the location of the VanNess farm.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 2/16/2011 6:51:40 AM
Waymark Code: WMAR6C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member LowellHouseGuy
Views: 6

Long Description:
The house and barn are the remains of the Van Ness farmstead. Now a residential neighborhood, the surrounding area once was the farm.
Marker Name: Jesse Van Ness Farm

Marker Type: Local? Unofficial

Marker text:
This c. 1900 farm with barns, chicken coop, privy and hand pumped well was owned by carpenter Jesse Van Ness, whose family farmed this land since 1713. The farmstead is typical of many others that once thrived in Pequannock.

Dedication Date: 1/1/2005

City: Pequannock

County: Morris

Group responsible for placement: Morris County Historical Society

Web Link: [Web Link]

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