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  • The position of the village opposite the northernmost end of the Palisades gave it importance during the war.
  • Bergen Hill, a southerly extension of the Palisades, extends longitudinally through it from north to south.
  • Is a belt of Triassic sandstone with intrusions of trap rock, which, on account of its peculiar columnar jointing, has developed a palisade structure - the famous Palisades of the lower Hudson.
  • And lies near the foot of the New Jersey Palisades, which rise both on the W.
  • By my retentive memory of the hieroglyphics upon one Sperm Whale in particular, I was much struck with a plate representing the old Indian characters chiselled on the famous hieroglyphic palisades on the banks of the Upper Mississippi.

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