Aids to Navigation
— Maritime History —Primary seacoast lights were located to warn mariners of their proximity to land, the presence of navigational dangers, and to help set their course. By 1852, however, lighthouses and lightships often looked so much alike that it was difficult to distinguish one from another.
|Placed By||State of New Jersey Division of Parks & Forestry and National Park System|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 at 8:06pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 518038 N 4317561|
|Decimal Degrees||39.00688333, -74.79166667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 0.413', W 74° 47.5'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 0' 24.78" N, 74° 47' 30.00" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||201, 609|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 101-199 Central Ave, North Wildwood NJ 08260, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
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