Inventor of the electric motorBorn on the West Hill July 9, 1802.Died at the age of 49, July 6 1851, in Salisbury, VT.Buried in Brandon.Near this tablet stood the blacksmith shop where he learned his trade.He invented and made the firstELECTRIC MOTORin Brandon, Vermont in 1834.He had a "VISION" of thegreat future of electricity,and devoted his life to its development.
|Placed By||W.S. Davenport (Thomas Davenport's nephew)|
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|Date Added||Friday, July 24th, 2015 at 6:01pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 696715 N 4888425|
|Decimal Degrees||44.12256667, -72.54135000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 44° 7.354', W 72° 32.481'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||44° 7' 21.24" N, 72° 32' 28.86" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 2274-2344 VT-14, Williamstown VT 05679, US|
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