Quarryville, New Jersey

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Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey is located in Sussex County, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey
Location of Quarryville in Sussex County. Inset: Location of Sussex County within the state of New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey is located in New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey (New Jersey)
Quarryville, New Jersey is located in the United States
Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey
Quarryville, New Jersey (the United States)
Coordinates: 41°15′23″N 74°34′47″W / 41.25639°N 74.57972°W / 41.25639; -74.57972Coordinates: 41°15′23″N 74°34′47″W / 41.25639°N 74.57972°W / 41.25639; -74.57972
Country United States
State New Jersey
CountySussex
TownshipWantage
Elevation169 m (554 ft)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
GNIS feature ID879565[1]

Quarryville is an unincorporated community located within Wantage Township in Sussex County, New Jersey, United States.[1][2]

The settlement is located on Quarryville Brook, a tributary of the Wallkill River.[3]

By 1882, "Quarry Station" was located in the settlement, part of the New Jersey Midland Railway, which later became the New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway. A post office was located there, and the population was 64. The settlement was described as having "a large local trade, a good shipping trade, and quarries of superior building stone".[4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quarryville
  2. ^ Locality Search, State of New Jersey. Accessed December 21, 2014.
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Quarryville Brook
  4. ^ Industries of New Jersey. Historical Publishing Company. 1882. p. 118.
  5. ^ Annual Report. New Jersey State Board of Assessors. 1890. p. 379.