Category: Streets

Streets of Camden, NJ. Streets are representative of the “common name” meaning the names of streets that most people are familiar with. Where possible, we try to keep up with changes based on City Council decisions.

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325 Arch Street

325 Arch Street, Camden, NJ. Photos and Residents

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Benson Street

BENSON STREET was named after John J. Benson, who was an agent of the Camden & Amboy Railroad and had much to do with the filling up of the Stevens’ lands. His activities were recognized, when land was plotted into building lots, in the naming of a street in his honor.

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5th Street

FIFTH STREET was one of Camden’s original streets, running south to north, with a few major interruptions,…

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Ferry Avenue

Looking South on Broadway from the Elevated Railroad Tracks at Mickle Street, Camden, NJ
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When Camden began its period of industrial growth and expansion after the Civil War, the intersections at Broadway became anchor locations in the civic and commercial life of Camden and the surrounding areas.