Vail Homestead Farm

Vail Homestead Farm (HMLTW)

Location: Morristown, NJ 07960 Morris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 48.863', W 74° 28.884'

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Stephen Vail, owner of Speedwell Iron Works, built machinery for S.S. Savannah, first trans-Atlantic steamship, in 1819. His son, Alfred Vail, and Samuel Morse first publicly demonstrated electromagnetic telegraph in 1838.
National Register of Historic Places
New Jersey Register of Historic Places
Morris County Heritage Commission
Series This marker is part of the New Jersey: Morris County Heritage Commission series
Year Placed1985
Placed ByMorris County Heritage Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, October 13th, 2014 at 12:20pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 543737 N 4518281
Decimal Degrees40.81438333, -74.48140000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 48.863', W 74° 28.884'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 48' 51.78" N, 74° 28' 53.04" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)973, 201, 908, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 333 Speedwell Ave, Morristown NJ 07960, US
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