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Jul 29, 2015 - Poconos Part 2 - Dingman's Ferry and New Jersey

We had a terrible scare (ala Sanderson...) as we unhooked the car from the RV. It was making a horrible grinding sound in the front passenger side tire, and we naturally assumed that we would need another $1600 fix. We carefully limped it into the tiny town of Dingman's Ferry, where we were blessed to find "Wrenches," the town's one and only mechanic. Ian heard us as we drove onto the property, and met us in the parking lot. "Oh," he said, "That doesn't sound gooood." As my heart sunk into my stomach, he ran inside and emerged a few...

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Oct 11, 2012 - Dingman's & Silver Thread Falls

Our next stop on the falls trail was Dingmans Falls. It is the second highest falls in the state with a plunge of 130 feet. In heavy spring runoff, there is no way to get to the end of the boardwalk without getting drenched by spray. The boardwalk trail passes by a thin horsetail cascade called Silverthread Falls. Whereas Dingmans Falls slides down a sandstone face, Silverthread has sawed its way through a narrow fissure of the same formation to reveal a cross section of the lower Pocono Plateau, with its many twisted and folded rock...

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Aug 24, 2012 - A Journey Into Sussex County, NJ

After such a successful trip yesterday ... we had GREAT expectations for searching the Sussex, NJ area for more of Linda's ancestors. Today we are seeking information, possible grave marker and/or the actual dwelling for her 5Xs Great Grandfather William Ennes). Sure ... that sounds like an easy task!?! What we had to go on were some Old Dutch Reformed Church records giving birth/death dates, some excerpts from a several books written about the area that indicate he is buried in the "Old Dutch Cemetery" on the Old Mine Rd., Sandyston, NJ...

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