Frederick W. Schmidt

Frederick W. Schmidt (HMVTX)

Location: Bernards, NJ 07920 Somerset County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 40.538', W 74° 31.702'

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This monument has been placed here in memory of Frederick W. Schmidt1865-1926By the trustees of his estateMr. Schmidt owned and operated the nearby Millington Quarry which opened in 1895. He later organized the North Jersey Quarry Company which in 1950 became Houdaille Construction Materials Incorporated, a subsidiary of Houdaille Industries Incorporated.It was Mr Schmidt's intention that the land he owned along the Passaic River between the two bridges and Pond Hill Road be set aside for Park Purposes. This additional area has been made available through the generosity and cooperation of Houdaille Construction Materials, Incorporated. Both tracts have been given to Bernards Township for use as a public park in perpetuity.Dedicated October 15, 1966
Year Placed1966
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Date Added Monday, October 6th, 2014 at 12:05am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 539858 N 4502857
Decimal Degrees40.67563333, -74.52836667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 40.538', W 74° 31.702'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 40' 32.28" N, 74° 31' 42.12" W
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Area Code(s)908, 973
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 83-131 Pond Hill Rd, Bernards NJ 07920, US
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