2012 Archives History Game – Old Monmouth Place Names

Old Name Current Name (All or Part of) True (T) False (F)
Applegate’s Landing Leonardo
Arewence Cliffwood Beach
Bennetsville Neptune Borough
Blue Ball Adelphia
Branchburg West Long Branch
Buck Town Marlboro
Campbell’s Junction Belford
Cat Tail New Sharon
Chaquasit Middletown
Crabtown Manasquan
Elcho Belmar
Fishtown Long Branch
Monmouth Court House Freehold
Ocean Park Bradley Beach
Penelopen Manalapan
Port Washington Rumson Borough
Raccoon Island Monmouth Beach
Shelltown Ellisdale
Shuffletown Little Silver
White’s Pond Deal


This quiz is based on the Samuel Stelle Smith Place Name Collection in the Monmouth County Archives. Smith (1904-1989) began the collection in the 1970s and spent many years compiling information from a variety of sources. All answers are True.

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