Harbeson Railroad Station Privy

Harbeson Railroad Station Privy (HM259P)

Location: Lewes, DE 19958 Sussex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 38° 46.62', W 75° 8.601'

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c. 1870

Established c. 1870 as Broadkin Station, the Harbeson Railroad Station served first the Junction & Breakwater and later the Pennsylvania Railroads as a passenger depot for nearly sixty years. After that time, the station continued to serve as a freight station. The privy was moved from Harbeson to the Bryan family farm on Dairy Farm Road outside the Lewes and donated to the Society in 2005. This structure is a rare example of a back-to-back double two-seat privy.

Donated by Richard L. Bryan
In memory of his grandparents
Granville P. Bryan & Elsie Megee Bryan
HM NumberHM259P
Year Placed2005
Placed ByLewes Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, February 5th, 2018 at 10:02am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487548 N 4292040
Decimal Degrees38.77700000, -75.14335000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 46.62', W 75° 8.601'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 46' 37.2" N, 75° 8' 36.06" W
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Area Code(s)302
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling South
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 320 Pilottown Rd, Lewes DE 19958, US
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