Fort Mott State ParkFifty-two feet above the ground, soldiers in this observational tower were able to identify an enemy vessel, calculate its speed and distance, note weather conditions and communicate this information to the main plotting room and the ten-inch guns at Battery Harker. Soldiers at the gun batterys used this information to compensate for weather, set the firing range and direction and potentially fire at an unsuspecting vessel.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 452743 N 4383982|
|Decimal Degrees||39.60428333, -75.55045000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 36.257', W 75° 33.027'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 36' 15.42" N, 75° 33' 1.62" W|
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|Area Code(s)||609, 856|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 454 Fort Mott Rd, Pennsville Township NJ 08070, US|
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