Cap't John Huyler's Farm

Cap't John Huyler's Farm (HM4F1)

Location: Cresskill, NJ 07626 Bergen County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 56.179', W 73° 57.399'

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In 1776, a 180 acre farm here was owned by Loyalist John Ackerson. It extended from the Tenakill to the Hudson, bordered on the north by the road used by British invaders that year. Seized as enemy property, it was bought in 1784 by Militia Captain John Huyler. The main wing of this house was built in 1836 by his son, Peter. The stone work is exceptional. The outbuilding of stone was probably a kitchen with quarters for slaves.Sponsored by Cresskill Lions Club.
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HM NumberHM4F1
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Bergen County Historical Society series
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Marker Number66
Placed ByBergen County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 24th, 2014 at 5:54pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 587832 N 4532211
Decimal Degrees40.93631667, -73.95665000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 56.179', W 73° 57.399'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 56' 10.74" N, 73° 57' 23.94" W
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Area Code(s)201
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-50 County Rd, Cresskill NJ 07626, US
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