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The History of Waterloo Village

Waterloo Village in Byram has been around for centuries and has endured a lot. It’s past doesn’t compare to it's more relevant near demise.

In its prime, this village was the halfway point along an almost 102 mile trip down the Morris canal making it the perfect overnight stop for canal workers. The village housed all the accommodations necessary for hosting these guests. There was an inn, a general store, a church, and a blacksmith shop.