Shackletown (HMBPM)

Location: Bloomsbury, NJ 08804 Warren County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 38.896', W 75° 7.629'

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This was once part of the area known as Kennedys, but when the Lehigh Valley Railroad came through in the 1850's, a foundry was built at the foot of Silver Hill to cast the shackle bolts for the coupling-links that were used to fasten the railway cars together.
Placed ByPohatcong Township Historic Preservation Commission
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Date Added Saturday, September 27th, 2014 at 12:59am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 489249 N 4499720
Decimal Degrees40.64826667, -75.12715000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 38.896', W 75° 7.629'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 38' 53.76" N, 75° 7' 37.74" W
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Area Code(s)908
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 20-38 County Rd 639, Bloomsbury NJ 08804, US
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