The Tramp House

The Tramp House (HMOMQ)

Location: New Vernon, NJ 07976 Morris County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 44.614', W 74° 29.662'

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This house was built C. 1876 by order of the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders to provide temporary refuge for homeless wanderers of the post-civil war depression years.

Moved to this site in 1988 by the Harding Township Historical Society, the structure originally stood on land now in the Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge and formerly the farm of Joseph Hilbert, overseer of the poor for Passaic Township.
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Date Added Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014 at 1:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 542689 N 4510414
Decimal Degrees40.74356667, -74.49436667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 44.614', W 74° 29.662'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 44' 36.84" N, 74° 29' 39.72" W
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Area Code(s)973
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 14 Village Rd, New Vernon NJ 07976, US
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