Barracks, School, Headquarters

Barracks, School, Headquarters (HM10WL)

Location: Highlands, NJ 07732 Monmouth County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 27.987', W 74° 0.359'

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This barracks was built for the enlisted men at the Sandy Hook Proving Ground. After the proving ground moved to Aberdeen, Maryland, in 1919, it became the Fort Hancock School and later Headquarters for the 7th Coast Artillery Regiment.

Sandy Hook Proving Ground operated from 1874 to 1919. Fort Hancock was in operation from 1895 to 1974.
HM NumberHM10WL
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Fort Hancock Walking Tour series
Marker Number21
Placed ByGateway National Recreation Area
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 3:51pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584269 N 4480005
Decimal Degrees40.46645000, -74.00598333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 27.987', W 74° 0.359'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 27' 59.22" N, 74° 0' 21.54" W
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Area Code(s)732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 975 Hartshorne Dr, Highlands NJ 07732, US
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