Wallpaper Plant Creates Bombs

During WWII a bomb plant disguised as the United Wallpaper Company was located on Parker Road and that the bombs were shipped out of Long Valley at night on the Central Railroad.

The Miracle Worker

Scenes from “The Miracle Worker” movie were filmed here in Long Valley on Gilbert Hemmings farm on East Mill Road and the cast ate at the Long Valley Inn.

Naming Naughright

Naughright Road and Naughtrightville were named for William Naughright who settled in that area in 1793 – and that his direct descendants still live there.

Pond Power

Lake George in Schooley’s Mountain Park was once called Electric Light Pond and the water from the lake produced electricity for German Valley/Long Valley until the early 1920s.

Parade Grand Marshall

Celeste Holm lived in the area of Pleasant Grove and was the Grand Marshall of the 1988 Washington Township 250th celebratory parade.