During the mid-19th century many of the whaling elite built homes in this neighborhood to be close to the wharves and business district. From here they beat daily paths to the counting houses and financial institutions, where they fostered and grew their whaling fortunes.
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|Placed By||National Parks Service|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 9:57pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||19T E 339739 N 4611093|
|Decimal Degrees||41.63548333, -70.92411667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 38.129', W 70° 55.447'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 38' 7.74" N, 70° 55' 26.82" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||508, 774|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 32 William St, New Bedford MA 02740, US|
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