Bordentown (Postcard History) by Arlene S. Bice,Patricia DeSantis

By Arlene S. Bice,Patricia DeSantis

Bordentown, New Jersey, is found on the confluence of the Delaware River, Blacks Creek, and Crosswicks Creek. town sits on a excessive bluff northeast of Philadelphia. Bordentown has constantly been an available crossroads, first through water and teach and almost immediately via vehicle and lightweight rail. The group was once a railroading city and had a winning boating undefined. it will definitely transitioned right into a manufacturing unit city, assisting such companies as Eagle blouse manufacturing unit, Ocean Spray Cranberries, and Springfield Worsted generators. hotels, drive-ins, and diners sprang up alongside the road as midway stops from northeast to southwest Jersey. the recent Jersey Turnpike introduced travelers and viewers, who frequented the in the community owned eating places, outlets, and galleries. Bordentown showcases the wealthy commercial and neighborhood historical past of this Burlington County town.

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