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Settling in (HM5F3)

Location: Morristown, NJ 07960 Morris County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 46.466', W 74° 32.225'

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Washington ordered all the huts to be alike, lined up neatly in rows with the soldiers in front and the officers behind. The men camped in tents until the huts were ready - Christmas time for the soldiers and January or February for the officers. Then they built the orderly huts, kitchens, and the rest. Altogether they put up over 1,000 huts in Jockey Hollow. The Pennsylvania Line had about 200 of them lined up on the hillside in front of you.
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HM NumberHM5F3
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Placed ByMorristown National Historical Park
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 6:56pm PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 539064 N 4513820
Decimal Degrees40.77443333, -74.53708333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 46.466', W 74° 32.225'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 46' 27.96" N, 74° 32' 13.50" W
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Area Code(s)973, 201, 908, 862
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 614 Grand Parade Rd, Morristown NJ 07960, US
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