Charlestown, New Jersey facts for kids

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Charlestown, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Township Bethlehem
Elevation 219 m (718 ft)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 875373

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

The community is located off County Route 635, 1.5 miles (2.4 km) southwest of Hampton.

History

By 1881, Charlestown had a school, wheel-wright shop, blacksmith, and about 12 dwellings.


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