Trenton Ferry Historic District

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Trenton Ferry Historic District
First Baptist Church, built 1858, the graveyard dates to revolutionary times
Trenton Ferry Historic District is located in Mercer County, New Jersey
Trenton Ferry Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by South Broad and Federal Streets, the Delaware River and the Amtrak Northeast Corridor in Trenton, New Jersey
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Area 69 acres (28 ha)
Built 1704-1938
Architect John Notman (architect), Jonathan Doan (architect/builder), Robert Aitkin/William Johnson (builder)
Architectural style Early Republic, Late Victorian
NRHP Reference # 13000355
NJRHP # 4789[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP June 26, 2013
Designated NJRHP April 4, 2013

The Trenton Ferry Historic District is a historic mixed-use urban working class neighborhood primarily composed of modest row houses, schools, churches, and commercial buildings. The neighborhood has roots in the 18th century but the majority of its fabric dates to the 19th and early 20th centuries. The district has few modern intrusions and has retained its historic character.[2]

See also


  1. "New Jersey and National Registers of Historic Places — Mercer County" (PDF). New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection — Historic Preservation Office. January 22, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. Tvaryanas, Damon; Scott, Douglas; Hunter, Richard (November 26, 2012). "Trenton Ferry Historic District" (PDF). National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>