Naval Commander's Home

Naval Commander's Home (HMGZI)

Location: Dover, NJ 07801 Morris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 57.002', W 74° 32.272'

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Built in 1890 for the Commander of the Naval Detachment situated here from 315 acres ceded by the Army. The house is made of blue puddingstone, a quartz conglomerate. Its first occupant was Commander J.B. Coghlan. The flagpole was made to look like the mast of a ship. The Lake Denmark Station was to last 69 years from a powder storage depot to an air rocket test facility. In 1960, the Navy decommissioned its installation.
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HM NumberHMGZI
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Placed ByU.S. Army Armament Research and Development Center (ARDC) Historical Office
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Date Added Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014 at 3:38am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 538895 N 4533313
Decimal Degrees40.95003333, -74.53786667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 57.002', W 74° 32.272'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 57' 0.12" N, 74° 32' 16.32" W
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Area Code(s)973, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1149-1155 Main Rd, Dover NJ 07801, US
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