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Barbertown, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Looking south along CR 519 in Barbertown
Looking south along CR 519 in Barbertown
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Township Kingwood
Elevation 463 ft (141 m)
GNIS feature ID 874487

Barbertown is an unincorporated community located within Kingwood Township in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States.

History

Isaac Barber opened a tavern in the settlement in 1823. The tavern sign was a new moon.

In 1881, it was noted that Barbertown had a blacksmith shop, two stores, six dwellings, and a population of 90.


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