Athletic Field

Athletic Field (HM10V7)

Location: Highlands, NJ 07732 Monmouth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.734', W 74° 0.222'

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The army encouraged sporting events and friendly competition between units on the post and among neighboring forts. Fort Hancock had its own baseball, football, bowling, basketball, and weight lifting teams, which competed with posts in the region.

Fort Hancock was in operation from 1895 to 1974.
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HM NumberHM10V7
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Fort Hancock Walking Tour series
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Marker Number9
Placed ByGateway National Recreation Area
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 8:50am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584468 N 4479539
Decimal Degrees40.46223333, -74.00370000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.734', W 74° 0.222'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 44.04" N, 74° 0' 13.32" W
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Area Code(s)732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 209 Kearney Rd, Highlands NJ 07732, US
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