Washington Valley, New Jersey

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Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley Schoolhouse, 2018
Washington Valley, New Jersey is located in Morris County, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey is located in the United States
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Washington Valley, New Jersey
Coordinates: 40°48′20″N 74°31′38″W / 40.80556°N 74.52722°W / 40.80556; -74.52722Coordinates: 40°48′20″N 74°31′38″W / 40.80556°N 74.52722°W / 40.80556; -74.52722
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountyMorris
TownshipMorris
Elevation371 ft (113 m)
GNIS feature ID881602[1]

Washington Valley is an unincorporated community in the Whippany River valley within Morris Township in Morris County, New Jersey.[2][3]

Historic properties[edit]

There are several historic properties in the encompassing Washington Valley Historic District, which was added to the National Register of Historic Places on November 12, 1992.[3]

The Washington Valley Schoolhouse, a one room schoolhouse built in 1869 and located at the intersection of Washington Valley Road and Schoolhouse Lane, was added to the NRHP on October 15, 1973.[4]

The John Smith House, built in 1812 and located at 124 Washington Valley Road, was added to the NRHP on January 1, 1976.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Washington Valley". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ "Locality Search". State of New Jersey. Retrieved March 2, 2018.
  3. ^ a b Foster, Janet W. (November 12, 1992). "NRHP Nomination: Washington Valley Historic District". National Park Service. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)"Accompanying 56 photos, from 1991". Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  4. ^ Kerschner, Terry (October 15, 1973). "NRHP Nomination: Washington Valley Schoolhouse". National Park Service. Cite journal requires |journal= (help) "Accompanying 4 photos, from 1973". Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  5. ^ Kostrub, Nancy (January 1, 1976). "NRHP Nomination: John Smith House". National Park Service. Cite journal requires |journal= (help) "Accompanying 2 photos, from 1974". Cite journal requires |journal= (help)