The Growth of Rockville's Water and Power ServicesThe Pump House was built in 1897 under the guidance of Mayor Joseph Reading, the town druggist who was elected on the "Water Works Ticket." Known as "Rockville Electric Light and Water Works," it was an important step in the growth and modernization of the town, which was home to approximately 1,300 residents.
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|Date Added||Thursday, September 14th, 2017 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 314824 N 4328411|
|Decimal Degrees||39.08518333, -77.14095000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 5.111', W 77° 8.457'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 5' 6.66" N, 77° 8' 27.42" W|
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|Area Code(s)||240, 301, 410, 202|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 401 S Horners Ln, Rockville MD 20850, US|
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