Lamberton, New Jersey

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Lamberton was the name of a port community on the Delaware River that is now considered an area that is part of Trenton, in Mercer County, New Jersey, United States.

Lamberton was the birthplace of Zebulon Pike, for whom Pikes Peak (in Colorado) was named.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Baldwin, Tom. "Where did Pike peak? Colo. explorer got start in New Jersey", Courier-Post, August 25, 2008. Accessed September 19, 2008. "Nineteenth century Jersey explorer Zebulon Pike was born in Lamberton, now a part of south Trenton, but gave his name to Colorado's 14,000-foot Pikes Peak."

Coordinates: 40°12′38″N 74°45′38″W / 40.21067°N 74.76050°W / 40.21067; -74.76050