Welcome to Ovid Hazen Wells Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park

Welcome to Ovid Hazen Wells Carousel at Wheaton Regional Park (HM23B5)

Location: Silver Spring, MD 20902 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 3.13', W 77° 2.592'

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This carousel, circa 1915, was operated by Jim Wells on the National Mall for many years as the Herschell-Spillman Carousel. It was purchased and renamed by the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission as part of the dedication of the Ovid Hazen Wells Park in Clarksburg, Maryland. On March 6, 1981, Mrs. Hattie Wells donated her farm to become the Ovid Hazen Wells Park, in memory of her husband, Ovid Hazen Wells. The Ovid Hazen Wells Park is the future home of this wonderful carousel, currently on loan to Wheaton Regional Park.
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HM NumberHM23B5
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Placed ByMontgomery Parks
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 at 10:03am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 323197 N 4324552
Decimal Degrees39.05216667, -77.04320000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 3.13', W 77° 2.592'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 3' 7.8" N, 77° 2' 35.52" W
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Area Code(s)301, 240, 410
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2000 Shorefield Rd, Silver Spring MD 20902, US
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