Home of Hudson Maxim

Home of Hudson Maxim (HMHKC)

Location: Hopatcong, NJ 07843 Sussex County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 56.347', W 74° 38.981'

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Maxim Park was the estate of famous inventor, Hudson Maxim. Purchased by Maxim in 1901, the property included a spectacular Venetian boat house, guest cottages, a laboratory, ice house/observatory, servant's quarters, tennis courts and garage. Maxim lived here until his death in 1927 and his widow kept the property until her death in 1953. While the main house and boat house were removed in the 1950's, Maxim's observatory, garage and two guest houses still survive today.
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Sussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders series
Year Placed2008
Placed BySussex County Board of Chosen Freeholders and Sussex County Historic Marker Committee
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 2:19pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 529489 N 4532057
Decimal Degrees40.93911667, -74.64968333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 56.347', W 74° 38.981'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 56' 20.82" N, 74° 38' 58.86" W
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Area Code(s)973
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 363 Lakeside Blvd, Hopatcong NJ 07843, US
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