This Liberty Pole

This Liberty Pole (HM8DP)

Location: Newark, NJ 07102 Essex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 44.25', W 74° 10.253'

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Dedicated Thanksgiving day, 1906
Stands on the site
of the original Liberty Pole
erected July 3, 1793.
Military Park, first known as
"The Training Place,"
was set apart as
the town common in 1669.
During the Civil War thousands of
men enlisted at the recruiting
tents set up in this park.
Erected by
Schoolmen's Club
assisted by the pupils of the Newark Public Schools
Newark Day, November 4, 1918.
HM NumberHM8DP
Year Placed1918
Placed BySchoolmen's Club
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 12:57pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 570006 N 4509948
Decimal Degrees40.73750000, -74.17088333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 44.25', W 74° 10.253'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 44' 15.00" N, 74° 10' 15.18" W
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Area Code(s)973, 201, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1160 Raymond Blvd, Newark NJ 07102, US
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