Island Dock

Island Dock (HM149C)

Location: Kingston, NY 12401 Ulster County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 55.071', W 73° 58.961'

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This man-made island was designed and constructed in 1848 by a local engineer, James McEntee, to store the coal shipped by D and H Canal from Pennsylvania. The coal was transferred by steam-operated elevators to river barges for shipment to New York and New England. After the canal's closing, the facility was converted for ship building, especially during World War I and II.
HM NumberHM149C
Placed ByKingston Urban Cultural Park
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Date Added Friday, October 17th, 2014 at 8:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 584360 N 4641155
Decimal Degrees41.91785000, -73.98268333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 55.071', W 73° 58.961'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 55' 4.26" N, 73° 58' 57.66" W
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Area Code(s)914, 845
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 30 Rondout Landing, Kingston NY 12401, US
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