William Best

William Best (HM1JWO)

Location: Morrisville, PA 19067 Bucks County
Country: United States of America

N 40° 8.05', W 74° 46.116'

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Accompanying William Penn on his arrival in America aboard "The Welcome" at New Castle, Delaware in October of 1682 was William Best, a shipbuilder. Best built his first ship for the Governor at "Penny-Pot Free Landing", at the foot of Vine Street and was given the land as payment.
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HM NumberHM1JWO
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Placed ByPennsbury Manor
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Date Added Sunday, April 5th, 2015 at 9:02pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 519713 N 4442674
Decimal Degrees40.13416667, -74.76860000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 8.05', W 74° 46.116'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 8' 3" N, 74° 46' 6.96" W
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Area Code(s)215, 267
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 350 Pennsbury Memorial Rd, Morrisville PA 19067, US
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