Josiah Hornblower

Josiah Hornblower (HM1LHT)

Location: Belleville, NJ 07109 Essex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 47.202', W 74° 8.973'

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Pioneer EngineerDistinguished Citizen

In 1753, he brought from Englandand erected the first steam ("Fire")engine in this country.The Newcomen SocietyApril 24, 1929
Year Placed1929
Placed ByThe Newcomen Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, July 4th, 2015 at 2:01pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 571754 N 4515427
Decimal Degrees40.78670000, -74.14955000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.202', W 74° 8.973'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 12.12" N, 74° 8' 58.38" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)973, 862
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 7-27 County Rd 506, Belleville NJ 07109, US
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