Fire House Number 2

Fire House Number 2 (HM10U1)

Location: Highlands, NJ 07732 Monmouth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.669', W 74° 0.139'

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Fort Hancock's soldiers doubled as firefighters. This firehouse was built close to Barracks Row so the soldiers who lived there could quickly get to the fire fighting equipment.

Fort Hancock was in operation from 1895 to 1974.
HM NumberHM10U1
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Fort Hancock Walking Tour series
Marker Number2
Placed ByGateway National Recreation Area
Marker Condition
10 out of 10 (1 reports)
Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 7:00pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584586 N 4479420
Decimal Degrees40.46115000, -74.00231667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.669', W 74° 0.139'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 40.14" N, 74° 0' 8.34" W
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Area Code(s)732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 11400 Hudson Rd, Highlands NJ 07732, US
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Love these awesome markers. A bit of history about the buildings. Great photo ops.

Aug 8, 2016 at 9:26pm PDT by adventuregirlsnj

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