Great Woodbridge Train Wreck of 1951

Great Woodbridge Train Wreck of 1951 (HM40P)

Location: Woodbridge Township, NJ 07095 Middlesex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 33.283', W 74° 16.633'

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In memory of the 85 people who perished on February 6, 1951, when a Pennsylvania Railroad Commuter Train derailed ? of a mile (1300 feet) south of this station, and in recognition of the Woodbridge residents and those of the surrounding communities who came to the aid of the injured.
HM NumberHM40P
Series This marker is part of the Pennsylvania Railroad series
Year Placed2003
Placed ByNew Jersey Transit
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 5:17pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 561194 N 4489579
Decimal Degrees40.55471667, -74.27721667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 33.283', W 74° 16.633'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 33' 16.98" N, 74° 16' 37.98" W
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Area Code(s)732, 908, 848
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 301-399 Eleanor Pl, Woodbridge Township NJ 07095, US
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