Historical Society


  • 7 p.m.
  • 1st Monday of Each Month
  • Rockaway Township Municipal Meeting Room

Historical Society Documents

Ford-Faesch Ironmaster's Manor House
In addition, The Historical Society of Rockaway Township (HSRT) is responsible for the maintenance, restoration and preservation of the Ford-Faesch Ironmaster's Manor House, constructed circa 1772 and listed on the State and National Register of Historic Places.

The Ford-Faesch House is opened throughout the year for HSRT-sponsored events and programs. These sponsored programs include educational and interpretive re-enactments. Check the municipal calendar for specific dates and times. Tours can be arrangements by contacting the society.
Ford-Faesch House
Rockaway Township History Book
A book about Rockaway Township history, written by two HSRT members, is available for purchase by calling the Township Department of Community Services at 973-983-2841. For more information regarding the Historical Society of Rockaway Township, becoming a member, and the Ford-Faesch House, please email us.

Upcoming Events
Please check Municipal Calendar or contact the Community Services Department at 973-983-2841 for additional information.