The Village of Hamden, New Jersey

The Village of Hamden, New Jersey (HM2FON)

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N 40° 36.23', W 74° 54.089'

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circa 1750

In 1759 Phillip and John Grandin acquired 1,000 acres known as the Hamden Tract.
Hamden was home to the Grandin Grist & Fulling-Mills, a Blacksmith Shop, and Abbott's Tavern.
Dr. John Grandin's house was built in 1775 with pitch pine lumber that came from Monmouth County.
The historic Fink Truss cast-iron bridge was constructed in 1858. It collapsed in 1978. The bridge's memory remains only as a series of photographs, measured drawings, and documents in the Library of Congress as part of the Historic American Engineering Record.
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HM NumberHM2FON
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Year Placed2019
Placed ByTownship of Clinton
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Date Added Monday, April 15th, 2019 at 8:03pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 508334 N 4494784
Decimal Degrees40.60383333, -74.90148333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 36.23', W 74° 54.089'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 36' 13.8" N, 74° 54' 5.3399999999999" W
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