Rockleigh

Rockleigh (HM5G1)

Location: Rockleigh, NJ 07647 Bergen County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 0.23', W 73° 55.558'

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New Jersey

In 1685 this land was granted by New Jersey to George Lockhart and confirmed in 1687 by New York when that Province governed this area. It remained under New York jurisdiction until 1769 when the boundary dispute between the two colonies was resolved. In the 1700's farmers settled this land then known as "Rockland". Declared "Rockleigh Historic District" on July 2, 1976 because it retained "rural 18th and 19th century cultural characteristics".
Sponsored by Rockleigh Bicentennial Committee 1976
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HM NumberHM5G1
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Bergen County Historical Society series
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Marker Number109
Year Placed1976
Placed ByRockleigh Bicentennial Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 1:37am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 590323 N 4539738
Decimal Degrees41.00383333, -73.92596667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 0.23', W 73° 55.558'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 0' 13.80" N, 73° 55' 33.48" W
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Area Code(s)201
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 26 Rockleigh Rd, Rockleigh NJ 07647, US
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