Chicago Water Tower

Chicago Water Tower (HMW1G)

Location: Chicago, IL 60611 Sumter County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 53.831', W 87° 37.471'

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1869 - 1969

In this its centennial year the Chicago Water Tower has been designated the first American Water Landmark "because of its significance in the development of Chicago's water resources and its symbolic identity with the spirit of Chicago."Richard J. Daley, MayorCity of ChicagoJames W. JardineCommissonerDepartment of Water & SewerAn American Water LandmarkWater TowerChicago, IllinoisSignificant in the History of Public Water SupplyDesignated byAmerican Water Works Association
HM NumberHMW1G
Year Placed1969
Placed ByAmerican Water Works Association
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 6:28pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 448195 N 4638549
Decimal Degrees41.89718333, -87.62451667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 53.831', W 87° 37.471'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 53' 49.86" N, 87° 37' 28.26" W
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Area Code(s)312, 773, 630
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 806 N Michigan Ave, Chicago IL 60611, US
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