Mower General Hospital

Mower General Hospital (HM3R6)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19118 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 4.427', W 75° 11.862'

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Described as the largest U.S. Army hospital of its day: designed by noted architect John McArthur, Jr. Here, wounded Civil War soldiers were cared for , Jan 1863-May 1865. On 27 acres extending to Stenton Ave., it had some 3,600 beds and treated over 200,000 patients. Razed following the war.
HM NumberHM3R6
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Date Added Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 10:25pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 483142 N 4435965
Decimal Degrees40.07378333, -75.19770000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 4.427', W 75° 11.862'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 4' 25.62" N, 75° 11' 51.72" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 225-249 E Willow Grove Ave, Philadelphia PA 19118, US
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