Frelinghuysen Fields

Frelinghuysen Fields (HMBY6)

Location: Morristown, NJ 07960 Morris County
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N 40° 45.528', W 74° 29.205'

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Farmed for centuries, these fields have remained a cherished Harding vista while much open cropland disappeared. In 1999, Peter H. B. Frelinghuysen conveyed to the Harding Land Trust nearly 100 acres of open fields on both sides of James Street through outright donation, conservation easements and "bargain sales" well below market value. This land will be permanently preserved as open space thanks to the generosity of Mr. Frelinghuysen.

The New Jersey Green Acres program, The Morris County Preservation Trust, and Township of Harding and private donors assisted the Harding Land Trust in making this acquisition.
HM NumberHMBY6
Placed ByHarding Land Trust
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, September 14th, 2014 at 8:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 543322 N 4512108
Decimal Degrees40.75880000, -74.48675000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 45.528', W 74° 29.205'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 45' 31.68" N, 74° 29' 12.30" W
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Area Code(s)973, 201, 908, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 562-574 James St, Morristown NJ 07960, US
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