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West Portal, New Jersey
Unincorporated community
The old town hall, West Portal in 2016
The old town hall, West Portal in 2016
Country  United States
State  New Jersey
County Hunterdon
Township Bethlehem
Elevation 133 m (436 ft)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 881725

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

The community is centered at the intersection of Route 173 and County Route 643, approximately 5.1 miles (8.2 km) southwest of Hampton.

The Norfolk Southern Railway's Lehigh Line (formerly the mainline of the Lehigh Valley Railroad), runs through West Portal and Lehigh Line's north entrance to the Pattenburg Tunnel is located in West Portal.


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