East Main Street, Harding Highway

Direction:
East/West
Western Terminus:
Virginia Avenue (US 130) in Penns Grove
Eastern Terminus:
Harding Highway (US 40) in Carneys Point Township
Distance:
4.26 miles
Counties:
Salem
Signed:
Yes

NJ 48 is a short east/west route in the southwest corner of New Jersey. It is found almost entirely in Carneys Point Township, except for the western terminus, which is in Penns Grove. It extends between US 130 and US 40, crossing the Camden Freeway (I-295) and the New Jersey Turnpike (NJ 700) and having an interchange with the former but not the latter. The entire length is a two-lane undivided road with a few traffic lights.

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