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This attention-grabbing visible heritage good points greater than 2 hundred conscientiously chosen pictures that jointly rfile the folk, locations, and occasions that experience outlined the town of Toms River and the encircling region. situated at the banks of the river of an identical identify, Toms River used to be first settled within the early 1700s by means of loggers interested in the dense forests at the river�s banks. through the American Revolution, the village used to be a relentless thorn within the part of the British, and it was once attacked and burned to the floor in 1783. the arriving of the railroads within the past due 1800s ushered in a brand new age of enlargement which, spurred on by way of the development of the backyard country throughway within the decade after international conflict II, maintains to this day.

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