Peter Stuyvesant Historical

Peter Stuyvesant Historical (HM1W20)

Location: Jersey City, NJ 07306 Hudson County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 43.847', W 74° 3.921'

  • 0 likes
  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites
  • 75 views
Pictures
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Inscription

C. 1612 - 1672

In 1660, as the last Dutch Director-General of the colony of New Netherland, Stuyvesant was instrumental in the establishment of the Village of Bergen, which was near this site. The Scottish-American sculptor J. Massey Rhind was commissioned to create this statue to mark the 250th anniversary of the village's founding. The statue was unveiled to the public in 1913. It has been loaned to the Hudson County Community College by the City of Jersey City and was moved to this location in 2014.
Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Details
HM NumberHM1W20
Tags
Year Placed2014
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, December 2nd, 2016 at 1:02pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 578924 N 4509292
Decimal Degrees40.73078333, -74.06535000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 43.847', W 74° 3.921'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 43' 50.82" N, 74° 3' 55.26" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)201
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 141 Sip Ave, Jersey City NJ 07306, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Nearby Markersshow on map

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. This marker needs at least one picture.
  2. Is this marker part of a series?
  3. What historical period does the marker represent?
  4. What historical place does the marker represent?
  5. What type of marker is it?
  6. What class is the marker?
  7. What style is the marker?
  8. Does the marker have a number?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  11. Is the marker in the median?