This historic map of Somerville, New Jersey was created in 1882 by T.M. Fowler, a prominent 19th century map maker. The map shows a bird’s eye view of Somerville as it used to be, including street names and old landmarks.

Landmarks on the map include¬†Agricultural Fair Grounds, New Jersey Central Railroad Station, Honeyman Brothers Groceries, Koehler’s Bakery & Confectionary, Taylor’s Hotel & Bakery, Struve’s Building, Merz Jewelers, Doughty’s Lumber Yard, Ayers Groceries, numerous churches, and more.

This historic map of Somerville, NJ has been restored by KNOWOL. Reproductions of the map are available here.

Bird’s Eye View of Somerville, New Jersey in 1882

This old map of Somerville will make an attractive addition to your office, library, or den and can even be used to teach children the geography and history of the area. When you’re done exploring, click here to get your copy.