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Amsterdam, New Jersey
Historic house at 5 Amsterdam Road
|335 ft (102 m)
|GNIS feature ID
Amsterdam is an unincorporated community located within Holland Township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey. Located on the southern flank of the Musconetcong Mountain, the area was settled in the first half of the 18th century. It was later named after Amsterdam, Netherlands. The Amsterdam Historic District, encompassing the community, was listed on the state and national registers of historic places in 1995.
By 1881, Amsterdam had a saw mill, carpenter shop, and shoe shop.
The former Belvidere Delaware Railroad passed through Amsterdam.
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