The Alexander Carmichael House

The Alexander Carmichael House (HMLUK)

Location: Morristown, NJ 07960 Morris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 47.801', W 74° 28.857'

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"To Catch a Spy"

— The Morristown Green —

The Alexander Carmichael House located on the corner of South Street and the Green at what is now 42 Park Place, was occupied by General Nathaniel Greene. Colonel Alexander Hamilton met there with a suspected spy. He had prepared an exaggerated Table of Strength of the Army to fool the British. Excusing himself for an errand, he left the document in the office. When he came back the Table of Strength was gone, as was the man, now confirmed as being a double agent.
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Date Added Tuesday, October 7th, 2014 at 9:31am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 543786 N 4516316
Decimal Degrees40.79668333, -74.48095000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 47.801', W 74° 28.857'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 47' 48.06" N, 74° 28' 51.42" W
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Area Code(s)973, 201, 908, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 42-50 County Hwy 510, Morristown NJ 07960, US
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