Oak Stump Road (former) Improvements – Bernardsville NJ

Description

Approximately two dozen Works Progress Administration (WPA) laborers increased the safety of the old Oak Stump Road (current name unknown) in Bernardsville, New Jersey. The WPA straightened a bad corner, widened the road, and constructed gutters along 900 feet of the road.

Source notes

"The Dawn," a New Jersey WPA publication; July 1936 issue, page 9. Found at the Jersey City Public Library's New Jersey Room.

Project originally submitted by Evan Kalish on January 8, 2015.

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Location Info


Oak Stump Road
Bernardsville, NJ

Location notes: General location marker for Bernardsville

Coordinates: 39.214192, -75.028574

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