Original Cobblestone

Original Cobblestone (HM5SJ)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19106 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 56.804', W 75° 8.935'

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In front of you lies a remnant of a cobblestone street (also called "pebblestone")constructed about 1800.
Although William Penn, founder of Philadelphia carefully planned the placement of city streets as early as 1681, it was not until 1762 that the city assumed responsibility for paving.
HM NumberHM5SJ
Placed ByIndependence National Historical Park
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, October 12th, 2014 at 10:10am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 487278 N 4421855
Decimal Degrees39.94673333, -75.14891667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 56.804', W 75° 8.935'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 56' 48.24" N, 75° 8' 56.10" W
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Area Code(s)267, 484, 215, 610
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 441 Locust St, Philadelphia PA 19106, US
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