Post Exchange

Post Exchange (HM10UW)

Location: Highlands, NJ 07732 Monmouth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.704', W 74° 0.194'

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This building was Fort Hancock's original gymnasium and in 1941 became the Post Exchange or PX. Soldiers could buy personal items here or go bowling at the four-lane alley located in the basement. The cost for a game in 1942 was 15 cents.

Fort Hancock was in operation from 1895 to 1974.
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HM NumberHM10UW
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Fort Hancock Walking Tour series
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Marker Number8
Placed ByGateway National Recreation Area
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, August 31st, 2014 at 11:30pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584508 N 4479484
Decimal Degrees40.46173333, -74.00323333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.704', W 74° 0.194'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 42.24" N, 74° 0' 11.64" W
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Area Code(s)732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 501-521 Kearney Rd, Highlands NJ 07732, US
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