Oak Ridge

Oak Ridge (HM15P1)

Location: Oak Ridge, TN 37830 Roane County
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Country: United States of America
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N 35° 58.825', W 84° 20.046'

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In 1943, Oak Ridge was created as the residential center for the Clinton Engineering Works. Located on the northeast corner of a 59,000-acre reservation acquired by the government in 1942, the community was designed by Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill. Architects, in 1945. Oak Ridge reached a peak population of 75,000. On January 1, 1947, the Atomic Energy Commission assumed control of the community, in 1959. Oak Ridge became an incorporated municipality.
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HM NumberHM15P1
Marker Number1F 37
Placed ByTennessee Historical Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 9th, 2014 at 5:29am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 740357 N 3985062
Decimal Degrees35.98041667, -84.33410000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 35° 58.825', W 84° 20.046'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds35° 58' 49.50" N, 84° 20' 2.76" W
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Area Code(s)615, 865
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2656-2798 Oak Ridge Turnpike, Oak Ridge TN 37830, US
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