County Route 515 (New Jersey)
CR 515 highlighted in red
|Length:||13.06 mi (21.02 km)|
|South end:||Route 23 in Hardyston Township|
|Route 94 in Vernon Township|
|North end:||Prices Switch Road at the New York state line in Vernon Township|
County Route 515, abbreviated CR 515, is a county highway in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The highway extends 13.06 miles (21.02 km) from Route 23 in Hardyston Township to the New York state line in Vernon Township. Between Route 23 and Route 94, this highway is known as Vernon-Stolkholm Road. The road then runs concurrent with NJ 94 for 3 miles (4.8 km). It then splits of and is also known as Prices Switch Rd. It then ends at the New York state line. It continues as a local road.
CR 515 begins at an intersection with Route 23 in Hardyston Township, heading to the north on two-lane undivided Vernon Road. The road crosses over the New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway and the Pequannock River as it passes a few homes before continuing into forested areas of mountains. The road continues into Vernon Township, continuing through rural areas with a few clusters of residential neighborhoods. The road intersects CR 638 as homes on the road become more constant along with a few businesses. CR 515 comes to an intersection with Route 94, at which point it forms a concurrency with that route. The two routes continue northeast on Vernon Warwick Road, passing more wooded areas of development before running near farms. After crossing the Appalachian Trail, CR 515 splits from Route 94 by heading north on Prices Switch Road. The road crosses the New York, Susquehanna and Western Railway again as it continues through a mix of farmland and woodland with some residences. CR 515 ends at the New York state line, with Prices Switch Road continuing into that state as a local road.
The entire route is in Sussex County.
|Hardyston Township||0.00||0.00||Route 23 (Stockholm-Vernon Road)||Southern terminus|
|Vernon Township||8.55||13.76||Route 94 south||South end of NJ 94 overlap|
|12.21||19.65||Route 94 north (Vernon Road)||North end of NJ 94 overlap|
|13.06||21.02||Prices Switch Road||New York border, northern terminus|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi|
- "County Route 515 straight line diagram" (2009 ed.). New Jersey Department of Transportation. Retrieved January 5, 2011.
- Google Inc. Google Maps – overview of County Route 515 (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. http://maps.google.com/maps?f=d&source=s_d&saddr=route+23+and+county+road+515+hardyston,+nj&daddr=41.24681,+-74.45513&geocode=FRDncgId_hOP-ynFHeRj3RPDiTHmW3SP8wrXcw%3B&hl=en&mra=ls&sll=41.246805,-74.44778&sspn=0.014746,0.042272&ie=UTF8&t=h&z=11. Retrieved 2010-04-16.