Franklin Avenue

Franklin Avenue (HM808)

Location: Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417 Bergen County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 1.294', W 74° 12.346'

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Originated as an Indian trail across land the Redmen called "Campgaw". It was surveyed during the Revolutionary War by Robert Erskine, George Washington's mapmaker, and connected settlements in the Ramapo and Saddle River Valleys. Franklin Lakes was once part of Franklin Township, named for New Jersey's last Royal Governor, William Franklin.
HM NumberHM808
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Bergen County Historical Society series
Marker Number12
Placed ByBergen County Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 11th, 2014 at 11:43pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 566774 N 4541454
Decimal Degrees41.02156667, -74.20576667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 1.294', W 74° 12.346'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 1' 17.64" N, 74° 12' 20.76" W
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Area Code(s)201, 732
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 787-789 Franklin Ave, Franklin Lakes NJ 07417, US
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