Hummelstown Brownstone Quarries

Hummelstown Brownstone Quarries (HM4D2)

Location: Hummelstown, PA 17036 Dauphin County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 15.93', W 76° 42.332'

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High quality brownstone was quarried near here 1863-1929, and sold across the nation as a preferred masonry material of builders. The Hummelstown Brownstone Company, founded by Allen Walton, employed immigrant skilled stonecutters and laborers in its quarries.
HM NumberHM4D2
Year Placed2005
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 6th, 2014 at 1:48am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 354978 N 4458621
Decimal Degrees40.26550000, -76.70553333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 15.93', W 76° 42.332'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 15' 55.80" N, 76° 42' 19.92" W
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Area Code(s)717
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 106-110 E Main St, Hummelstown PA 17036, US
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