Batsto Village State Historic Site

Batsto Village State Historic Site


Location:On Route 542, 8 miles east of Hammonton, in Wharton State Forest (see separate entry).
Special Features:Batsto Village is the site of a former bog iron and glassmaking industrial center (1766-1867) that now reflects the agricultural and commercial enterprises of Joseph Wharton during the years 1876-1909. The village consists of 33 historic buildings and structures, including Batsto Mansion, a gristmill, sawmill, general store, workers' homes, and a post office.
Address:RD 9
Hammonton, NJ 08037

Phone:609-561-0024
Web: www.njparksandforests.org/historic/index.html
Size: 40 acres.

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