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Welcome to Dover Forge ...

Dover Forge is located in Ocean County<1>.

Dover Forge is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Dover Forge lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Dover Forge ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Jersey communities named Dover Forge: This one is located in Ocean County and the other is located in Morris County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Dover Forge.

Communities near Dover Forge ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Dover Forge.

  • Crestwood Village
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crestwood Village
    • Crestwood Village lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crestwood Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crestwood Village
  • Silver Ridge
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Silver Ridge
    • Silver Ridge lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Silver Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Silver Ridge
  • Roosevelt City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roosevelt City
    • Roosevelt City lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the west of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roosevelt City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roosevelt City
  • Toms River
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toms River
    • Toms River lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toms River have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toms River
  • Whiting
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiting
    • Whiting lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Dover Forge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiting
  • Cedar Glen Lakes
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Glen Lakes
    • Cedar Glen Lakes lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Glen Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Glen Lakes
  • Forked River
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forked River
    • Forked River lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Dover Forge.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forked River
  • Glen Cedar City
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glen Cedar City
    • Glen Cedar City lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glen Cedar City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Leisure Knoll
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leisure Knoll
    • Leisure Knoll lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leisure Knoll have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wheatland
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheatland
    • Wheatland lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Dover Forge.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheatland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheatland

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dover Forge. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Dover Forge.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Dover Forge. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Dover Forge.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Dover Forge. See our Newspapers Page for Dover Forge.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dover Forge ...

Looking for more information about Dover Forge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Dover Forge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Dover Forge.

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Dover Forge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Ocean County: www.oceancountygov.com/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Ocean, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Dover Forge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dover Forge) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dover Forge. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dover ForgeOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dover Forge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.9116, Longitude: -74.2820    
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.




 

 

 

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