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[brij-tuh n]
  1. a city in SW New Jersey.
  2. a town in E Missouri.
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Historical Examples of bridgeton

  • Though Bridgeton is a port of entry, its foreign commerce is relatively unimportant.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Part 3


  • The first settlement in what is now Bridgeton was made toward the close of the 18th century.

  • At one place, call it Bridgeton, there was an overland mail waiting to go out, but no engineer.

    Danger Signals

    John A. Hill and Jasper Ewing Brady

  • Pokeville was one hundred and two miles from Bridgeton and the run was carefully made and without incident.

    Danger Signals

    John A. Hill and Jasper Ewing Brady

  • Bean's troops marched quickly and well, and within two hours they were in touch with the enemy, near Bridgeton.